Dispositional and induced optimism lead to attentional preference for faces displaying positive emotions: An eye-tracker study

Madelon L. Peters*, Julia S. E. Vieler, Stefan Lautenbacher

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27 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)258-269
Number of pages12
JournalJournal of positive psychology
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 3 May 2016


  • optimism
  • Best Possible Self manipulation
  • attentional bias
  • eye tracking
  • emotional faces

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