IIT&FM Research Center

Center for the advancement of research on information integration theory and functional measurement


  1. MASIN


— COCCO, A., & MASIN, S. C. (2010). The law of elasticity. Psicológica, 31, 647–657.
— MASIN, S. C. (2003). On the determinants of surface brightness. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 10, 220–223.
— MASIN, S. C. (2007). Functional measurement in physics. Teorie & Modelli, 12(1-2), 277–280.
— MASIN, S. C. (2007). Note on development of perception of size. Perceptual and Motor Skills, 105, 788–794.
— MASIN, S. C. (2011). Information integration study of Metelli’s and Morinaga’s theories of achromatic transparency. Japanese Psychological Research, 53, 271–280.
— MASIN, S. C. (2013). On the ability to directly evaluate sensory ratios. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 75, 194–204.
— MASIN, S. C. (2014). Test of the ratio judgment hypothesis. Journal of General Psychology, 141, 130–150.
— MASIN, S. C. (2016). The cognitive and perceptual laws of the inclined plane. American Journal of Psychology, 129, 221–234.
— MASIN, S. C., & BRANCACCIO, A. (2017). Judgments of differences and ratios of subjective heaviness. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 79, 1860–1869.
— MASIN, S. C., BRANCACCIO, A., & TOMASSETTI, A. (2019). Tests of the abilities to judge ratios of extensive and intensive sensory magnitudes. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 81, 2102–2119.
— MASIN, S. C., & BUSETTO, M. (2010). Tests of rating models. Psicológica, 31, 509–527.
— MASIN, S. C., CRIVELLARO, F., & VAROTTO, D. (2014). The intuitive physics of the equilibrium of the lever and of the hydraulic pressures: Implications for the teaching of elementary physics. Psicológica, 35, 441–461.
— MASIN, S. C., & RISPOLI, S. (2010). The intuitive law of buoyancy. In A. Bastianelli & G. Vidotto (Eds.), Proceedings of the twenty-sixth annual meeting of the International Society for Psychophysics (pp. 315–320). Padua, Italy: International Society for Psychophysics.


— AHMED, R. A., AZAR, F., & MULLET, E. (2007). Interpersonal forgiveness among Kuwaiti adolescents and adults. Conflict Management and Peace Science, 24, 159–170.
— AHMED, R. A., SORUM, P. C., & MULLET, E. (2010). Young Kuwaitis’ views of the acceptability of physician-assisted-suicide. Journal of Medical Ethics, 36, 671–676.
— AZAR, F., & MULLET, E. (2002). Muslim and Christian in Lebanon: Common views on political issues. Journal of Peace Research, 39, 735–746.
— AZAR, F., MULLET, E., & VINSONNEAU, G. (1999). The propensity to forgive: Findings from Lebanon. Journal of Peace Research, 36, 169–181.
— BOUAZZAOUI, B., & MULLET, E. (2005). Employment and family as determinants of anticipated life satisfaction: Contrasting European and Maghrebi people’s viewpoints. Journal of Happiness Studies, 6, 161–185.
— CAMUS, J., LHERMITE, A., MUNOZ SASTRE, M. T., SORUM, P. C., & MULLET, E. (2016). Addictive substances, users’ health, and the Government’s perceived responsibility: French people’s perspective. Social Indicators Research, 128, 1011–1027.
— CHASSEIGNE, G., GIRAUDEAU, C., LAFON, P., & MULLET, E. (2011). Improving students’ prediction of resistance in simple electric circuits: A functional learning approach. Journal of Psychology of Education, 26, 1–19.
— CHASSEIGNE, G., LAFON, P., & MULLET, E. (2002). Aging and rule learning: The case of the multiplicative law. American Journal of Psychology, 115, 315–330.
— CRETENET, J., MULLET, E., & DRU, V. (2015). Motor and cognitive integration: Effect of bilateral behaviors on judgment. Acta Psychologica, 161, 64–72.
— DRU, V., PÂQUES, P., & MULLET, E. (2004). The performance schemata in dyadic athletic competition. American Journal of Psychology, 117, 479–496.
— DRU, V., PÂQUES, P., & MULLET, E. (2008). Players’ quality of play and overall interest of the game in dyadic competition. American Journal of Psychology, 121, 17–33.
— FOUQUEREAU, E., FERNANDEZ, A., MULLET, E., & SORUM, P. C. (2003). Stress and the urge to drink. Addictive Behaviors, 28, 669–685.
— GIRARD, M. & MULLET, E. (2012). Development of the forgiveness schema at adolescence. Universitas Psychologica, 11, 1235–1244.
— GIRARD, M., & MULLET, E. (1997). Forgiveness in adolescents, young, middle-aged, and older adults. Journal of Adult Development, 4, 209–220.
— GIRARD, M., MULLET, E., & CALAHAN, S. (2002). Mathematics of forgiveness. American Journal of Psychology, 115, 351–375.
— GUEDJ, M., MULLET, E., & CAMBON-THOMPSEN, A. (2016). Judging health risk as a function of risk factors and type of illness: Do people weight risk factors in a flexible way? Journal of Health Psychology, 21, 832–843.
— GUILLET, L., HERMAND, D., & MULLET, E. (2002). Cognitive processes involved in the appraisal of stress. Stress and Health, 18, 91–102.
— GUILLET, L., HERMAND, D., & MULLET, E. (2010). The importance of social support in workers’ lay conceptualizations of stress. Swiss Journal of Psychology, 69, 65–69.
— HERVÉ, C., MULLET, E., & SORUM, P. C. (2004). Age and medication acceptance. Experimental Aging Research, 30, 253–273.
— IGIER, V., SORUM, P. C., & MULLET, E. (2014). Judging patients’ pain from external cues. Journal of Health Psychology, 19, 570–573.
— KAMBLE, S. V., SORUM, P. C., & MULLET, E. (2012). Young Indians’ views of the acceptability of physician-assisted suicide. International Perspectives in Psychology: Research, Practice, Consultation, 1, 165–176.
— KAMBLE, S., & MULLET, E. (2016). A mapping of young Hindu’s views on the appropriateness of the death penalty as a function of circumstances of crime. International Journal of Law, Crime and Justice, 44, 14–25.
— KAMBLE, S., AHMED, R., SORUM, P. C., & MULLET, E. (2014). The acceptability among young Hindus and Muslims of actively ending the lives of newborns with genetic defects. Journal of Medical Ethics, 40, 186–191.
— KPANAKE, L., DASSA, S. K., & MULLET, E. (2013). Willingness to seek Malaria treatment among Togolese people. Psychology, Health & Medicine, 18, 30–36.
— KPANAKE, L., PATASSI, A., & MULLET, E. (2013). Criminal prosecution of a male partner for sexual transmission of infectious diseases: The views of educated people living in Togo. Sexually Transmitted Infections, 89, 290–294.
— KPANAKE, L., JEAN-JACQUES R, SORUM, P. C., & MULLET, E. (2018). Haitian people’s expectations regarding post-disaster humanitarian aid team’s actions. Developing World Bioethics, 18, 385–393.
— KPANAKE, L., SORUM, P. C., & MULLET, E. (2016). Breaking bad news to Togolese patients. Health Communication, 31, 1311–1317.
— KPANAKE, L., SORUM, P. C., & MULLET, E. (2016). The potential acceptability of infant vaccination against malaria: A mapping of parental positions in Togo. Vaccine, 34, 408–412.
— LEONI, V., MULLET, E., & CHASSEIGNE, G. (2002). Aging and intuitive physics. Acta Psychologica, 111, 29–43.
— LIGNEAU-HERVÉ, C., & MULLET, E. (2005). Perspective-taking judgments among young adults, middle-aged, and elderly people. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, 11, 53–60.
— LÓPEZ LÓPEZ, W., PINEDA MARÍN, C., SORUM, P. C., & MULLET, E. (2016). Prohibition, regulation or free market: A mapping of Colombian people’s perspectives regarding national drug policies. Social Indicators Research, 126, 689–710.
— LÓPEZ LÓPEZ, W., ROA BOCAREJO, M. A., ROA PERALTA, D., PINEDA MARÍN, C., & MULLET, E. (2017). Mapping Colombian citizens’ views regarding ordinary corruption: Threat, bribery, and the illicit sharing of confidential information. Social Indicators Research, 133, 259–273.
— LÓPEZ LÓPEZ, W., SANDOVAL ALVARADO, G., RODRÍGUEZ, S., RUIZ, C., DAVID LEÓN, J., PINEDA MARÍN, C., & MULLET, E. (2018). Forgiving former perpetrators of violence and reintegrating them into Colombian civil society: Non-combatant citizens’ positions. Peace & Conflict, 24, 201–215.
— MAZOYER, J., MUÑOZ SASTRE, M. T., SORUM, P. C., & MULLET, E. (2017). Mapping French people and health professionals’ positions regarding the circumstances of morphine use to relieve cancer pain. Supportive Care in Cancer, 25, 2723–2731.
— MORALES, G. E., LOPEZ, E. O., & MULLET, E. (2011). Acceptability of sexual relationships among people with learning disabilities: Family and professional caregivers’ views in Mexico. Sexuality and Disability, 29, 165–174.
— MORALES, G. E., LOPEZ, E. O., CASTRO, C., CHARLES, D., MEZQUITA, Y. N., & MULLET, E. (2015). Conceptualization of love among adults with Down’s syndrome. Sexuality & Disability, 33, 339–348.
— MORALES-MARTINEZ, G. E., LOPEZ-RAMIREZ, E. O., MULLET, E. (2016). Blame judgments among people with Down Syndrome. Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disability, 41, 61–65.
— MUKASHEMA, I., & MULLET, E. (2015). Attribution of guilt to offspring of perpetrators of the genocide: Rwandan people’s perspectives. Conflict Resolution Quarterly, , 33, 75–98.
— MULLET, E., & CHASSEIGNE, G. (2018). Assessing information integration processes: A comparison of findings obtained with between-subjects designs versus within-subjects designs. Quality & Quantity, 52, 1977–1988.
— MUÑOZ SASTRE, M. T., PETITFILS, C., SORUM, P. C., & MULLET, E. (2015). A mapping of the positions of adults in Toulouse, France, regarding induced abortion. European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive Health Care, 20, 158–169.
— NETO, F., & MULLET, E. (1998). Decision-making as regards migration: Wage differential, job opportunities, and the network effect. Acta Psychologica, 98, 57–66.
— NETO, F., PINTO, M. C., & MULLET, E. (2013). The legitimacy of humanitarian military interventions: A preliminary study of Angolan and Mozambican university students’ views. International Perspectives in Psychology, 2, 73–84.
— OLIVARI, C., MUNOZ SASTRE, M. T., SORUM, P. C., & MULLET, E. (2015). Is it acceptable for a psychologist to break a young client’s confidentiality? Comparing Latin American (Chilean) and Western European (French) viewpoints. Universitas Psychologica, 14(1), 231–243.
— PINEDA-MARÍN, C., MUÑOZ SASTRE, M. T., PÉREZ, C. P., GONZÁLEZ CUERVO, L., & MULLET, E. (2018). A Colombian study examining guidance to adolescents on substance consumption - what to say and what not to say. Vulnerable Children and Youth Studies, 13, 325–330.
— PRZYGOTSKI, N., & MULLET, E. (1997). Moral Judgment and aging. European Review of Applied Psychology, 47, 15–21.
— ROGÉ, B., & MULLET, E. (2011). Blame and forgiveness judgments among children, adolescents and adults with autism. Autism, 15, 702–712.
— SEQUEIRA NETO, J. M., & MULLET, E. (2016). Perceived legitimacy of executives bonuses in time of global crisis: A mapping of Portuguese people’s views. Journal of Business Ethics, 133, 421–429.
— SEQUEIRA NETO, J. M., & MULLET, E. (2017). Perceived acceptability of organizational layoffs and job alliances during a recession: A mapping of Portuguese people’s views. Journal of Business Ethics, 152, 1149–1157.
— VERA CRUZ, G., MATEUS, A., DOMINGOS, L., MULLET, E., & MOORE, P. J. (2018). Assessing Mozambicans’ willingness and determinants to use pre-exposure prophylactic HIV medication. Journal of Health Psychology. [Epub ahead of print].
— ZOUNON, O., SORUM, P. C., & MULLET, E. (2015). How people in Benin assess a couple's risk of having a baby with sickle cell disease. Journal of Community Genetics, 6, 77–82.


— DE SÁ TEIXEIRA, N., OLIVEIRA, A. M., & AMORIM, M.-A. (2010). Combined effects of mass and velocity on forward displacement and phenomenological ratings: A functional measurement approach to the momentum metaphor. Psicológica, 31, 659–676.
— DE SÁ TEIXEIRA, N. A., OLIVEIRA, A. M, & SILVA, A. D. (2014). An information integration study on the intuitive physics of the Newton’s cradle. Psicológica, 35, 479–502.
— DE SÁ TEIXEIRA, N. A., OLIVEIRA, A. M., & VIEGAS, R. (2008). Functional approach to the integration of kinematic and dynamic variables in causal perception: Is there a link between phenomenology and behavioral responses? Japanese Psychological Research, 50, 232–241.
— DUARTE SILVA, A., & OLIVEIRA, A. M. (2016). Do faces and body postures integrate similarly for distinct emotions, kinds of emotion and judgment dimensions? Universitas Psychologica, 15(3), 1–21.
— GONÇALVES, J. C., OLIVEIRA, A. M., BATALHA, L. C., FERNANDES, A. M., VIEGAS, R., & SILVA, A. D. (2014). A functional measurement approach to the Children’s Anxiety and Pain Scale-CAPS: Contributions to its construct validity. Psicológica, 35, 653–674.
— OLIVEIRA, A. M. (2019). The notion of information in information integration theory: A few comparative notes or a new plea for tolerance. Universitas Psychologica. In press.
— OLIVEIRA, A. M., BATALHA, L. C., FERNANDES, A. M., GONÇALVES, J., VIEGAS, R. G. (2014). A functional analysis of the Wong-Baker Faces Pain Rating Scale: Linearity, discriminability and amplitude. Revista de Enfermagem Referência, 4, 121–130.
— PEREIRA, T., OLIVEIRA, A., & FONSECA, I. B. (2016). Brain activation follows adding-type integration laws: Brain and rating responses in an integration task with pairs of emotional faces. Universitas Psychologica, 15(3), 1–18.
— VIEGAS, R. G., & OLIVEIRA, A. M. (2016). Comparing adults and adolescents regarding the scope insensitivity of value curves: A functional measurement approach. Universitas Psychologica, 15(3), 1–14.
— VIEGAS, R. G., OLIVEIRA, A M., & GARRIGA-TRILLO, A. (2010). Loss aversion and the locus of nonlinearity in decision under risk: A test between Prospect Theory and SP/A theory with functional measurement. In A. Bastianelli & G. Vidotto (Eds.), Proceedings of the twenty-sixth annual meeting of the International Society for Psychophysics (pp. 345–350). Padua, Italy: International Society for Psychophysics.
— VIEGAS, R. G., OLIVEIRA, A. M., GARRIGA-TRILLO, A., & GRIECO, A. (2012). A functional model for the integration of gains and losses under risk: Implications for the measurement of subjective value. Psicológica, 33, 711–733.


— ANDERSON, N. H., & SCHLOTTMANN, A. (1991). Developmental study of personal probability. In N. H. Anderson (Ed.), Contributions to information integration theory: Vol. 3. Developmental (pp. 111–134). Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum.
— BAYLESS, S. & SCHLOTTMANN, A. & (2010). Skill-related uncertainty and expected value in 5- and 7-year-olds. Psicológica, 31, 677–687.
— HILL, J., SCHLOTTMANN, A., ELLEFSON, M. R., TABER, K. S., TSE, V. W. S., & YUNG. T. S. W. (2014). Early understanding of intensive properties of matter: Developmental and cultural differences. In Proceedings of the 36th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 2357–2362). Quebec City: Canada.
— MULLET, E., HOFMANS, J. & SCHLOTTMANN, A. (2016). Individual Differences in information integration studies of children’s judgment/decision-making: Combining group with single subject design via cluster analysis. In M. Toplak & J. Weller (Eds.), Individual differences in judgment and decision making from a developmental context (Ch. 10). London: Psychology Press.
— SCHLOTTMANN, A. & (2000). Children’s judgements of gambles: A disordinal violation of additive utility. Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, 13, 77–89.
— SCHLOTTMANN, A. & (2001). Children’s probability intuitions: Understanding the expected value of complex gambles. Child Development, 72, 103–122.
— SCHLOTTMANN, A. & WILKENING, F. (2011). Judgment and decision making in young children. In M. Dhami, A. Schlottmann & M. Waldmann (Eds.), Judgment and decision-making as a skill: Learning, Development, Evolution (pp. 55–83). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
— SCHLOTTMANN, A. (2018). How children form and update beliefs from an evidence series. Universitas Psychologica, 17(4), 1–21.
— SCHLOTTMANN, A., & ANDERSON, N. H. (1993). An information integration approach to phenomenal causality. Memory and Cognition, 21, 785–801.
— SCHLOTTMANN, A., & ANDERSON, N. H. (1994). Children’s judgments of expected value. Developmental Psychology, 30, 56–66.
— SCHLOTTMANN, A., & ANDERSON, N. H. (2007). Belief learning and revision studied with Information Integration Theory. Teorie & Modelli, 12(1–2), 63–76.
— SCHLOTTMANN, A., & ANDERSON, N.H. (1995). Belief revision in children: Serial judgment in social cognition and decision-making domains. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 21, 1349–1364.
— SCHLOTTMANN, A., & TRING, J. (2005). How children reason about gains and losses: Framing effects in judgment and choice. Swiss Journal of Psychology, 64, 153–171.
— SCHLOTTMANN, A., HARMAN, R. M. & PAINE, J. (2012). Averaging and adding in children’s worth judgements. Psicológica, 33, 495–513.


— NOVENTA, S., ANSELMI, P., TAGLIABUE, M., & VIDOTTO G. (2014). Functional measurement in consumer evaluation of market products. Psicológica, 35, 527–541.
— VICENTINI, M., & VIDOTTO, G. (2006). Integration of distance, slope and friction in intuitive physics. In D. E. Kornbrot, R. M. Msefti, & A. W. MacRae (Eds.), Proceedings of the twenty-second annual meeting of the International Society for Psychophysics (pp. 303–308). St. Albans, UK: International Society for Psychophysics.
— VICOVARO, M. (2014). Intuitive physics of free fall: An information integration approach to the mass-speed belief. Psicológica, 35, 463–477.
— VIDOTTO, G., NOVENTA, S., MASSIDDA, D., VICENTINI, M. (2017). Parameter estimation for the averaging model of information integration theory. Package ‘rAverage’(https://rdrr.io/cran/rAverage/).