Culture and Child Development

Miller, J.G., Englebrecht, J., Wang, Z., & Tsudaka, G.  (In press).  Process-based and ethnographically sensitive approaches to culture in developmental psychology, Applied Developmental Science.

Wice, M., Karasawa, M., Matsui, T., & Miller, J. G. (2020). Knowing minds: Culture and perceptions of mental state access. Asian Journal of Social Psychology.


Wang, Z. & Miller, J.G.  (2020).  Cost and family obligation in everyday sacrifice to parents among European-American and Chinese emerging adults.  Cross-Cultural Researchpdf


Goyal, N., Wice, M., Aladro, A., Källberg-Shroff, M. & Miller, J.G.  (2019). Culture and the development of views of agency:  Perspectives from storybooks, parents, and children.  Developmental Psychology. pdf

Miller, J.G., Wice, M. & Goyal, N. (2019).  Culture, parenting practices and moral development.  In D. Laible, L.M. Padilla-Walker & G. Carlo (Eds.), The Oxford handbook of parenting and moral development, Oxford University Press. pdf

Wice, M., Matsui, T., Tsudaka, G., Karasawa, M. & Miller, J.G.  (2019). Verbal display rule knowledge:  A cultural and developmental perspective.  Cognitive Development pdf

Miller, J. G., Wice, M., & Goyal, N. (2018). Contributions and challenges of cultural research on the development of social cognition. Developmental Review


Kallberg-Shroff, M. & Miller, J.G. & (2014).  Culture and the development of theory of mind.  In O. Saracho (Ed.).  Contemporary perspectives on research in theory of ind in early childhood education. pdf

Moral Reasoning

Miller J.G. & Källberg-Shroff, M. (In press).  Culture and the development of moralities of community.  In L. Jensen (Ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Moral Development: An interdisciplinary perspective.  Oxford University Press.


Miller, J.G., Wice, M. & Goyal, N. (2019). Culture and moral development. In D. Matsumoto & H.C. Hwang (Eds.), The Oxford handbook of culture and psychology, 2nd Edition, Oxford University Press. pdf


Goyal, N.,Wice, M. & Miller, J.  (2017). Ethical issues in cultural research on human development.  In P. Liamputtong (Ed.) Handbook of research methods in health social sciences. Springer. pdf

Miller, J. G., Goyal, N., & Wice, M. (2015). Ethical considerations in research on human development and culture. In L. A. Jensen (Ed.), The Oxford handbook of human development and culture: An interdisciplinary perspective. Oxford University Press. pdf


Miller, J.G.  (2015). Taking culture and context into account in understanding moral development.  In L. Jensen (ed.), Moral development in a global world: Research from a cultural-developmental Perspective. Cambridge University Press. 

Miller, J.G.  (2015). Bias in the review process.  In R.J. Sternberg & S. Fiske (Eds.), Ethical challenges in the behavioral and brain sciences: Case studies and commentaries.  Cambridge University Press. pdf

Motivation and Social Support

Goyal, N., Adams, M., Cyr, T. G., Maass, A., & Miller, J. G. (2019). Norm-based spontaneous categorization: Cultural norms shape meaning and memory. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology


Miller, J.G., Wice, M. & Goyal, N. (2019). Cultural psychology of moral development . In S. Kitayama & D. Cohen (Eds.), Handbook of cultural psychology (2nd Edition). Guilford Press. pdf


Goyal, N. & Miller, J.  (2018). The importance of timing in reciprocity:  An investigation of reciprocity norms among Indians and Americans. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology.


Miller, J.G., Goyal, N. & Wice, M. (2017). A cultural psychology of agency:  Morality, motivation and reciprocity.  Perspectives on Psychological Science


Miller, J. G., Akiyama, H., & Kapadia, S. (2017). Cultural variation in communal versus exchange norms: Implications for social support. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. pdf


Goyal, N., Wice, M., Adams, M., Chauhan, V., & Miller, J. G. (2015). Gender, culture and power: Investigating spousal transgressions in India and the United States. Psychology & Societypdf


Miller, J. G., Bland, C., Kallberg-Shroff, M, Tseng, C-Yi, Montes-George, J., Ryan, K., Das, R. & Chakravarthy, S.  (2014).  Culture and the role of exchange vs. communal norms in friendship. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology.


Miller, J.G., Goyal, N. & Wice, M.  (2015). Ethical considerations in research on human development and culture.  In L. Jensen (Ed.), The Oxford handbook of human development and culture: An interdisciplinary perspective.  Oxford University Press. pdf


Miller, J.G. & Bland, C. (2014).  A cultural psychology perspective on moral development.  In M. Killen & J. Smetana (Eds.), Handbook of moral development, 2nd Edition. Lawrence Erlbaum Press. pdf


Theory in Cultural Psychology

Miller, J.G. (2017).  Beyond universal taxonomic frameworks in cultural social psychology.  In J. Cassanti & U. Menon (Eds.), Universalism without uniformity:  Explorations in mind and Culture, University of Chicago Press. pdf


Miller, J.G., Kallberg-Shroff, M., 2015.  Culture and the self:  Implications for psychological theory.  In James D. Wright (Editor-in-chief), (pp. 563-569).  International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, 2nd edition, Vol. 5, Elsevier Press. pdf

Miller, J.G., & Boyle, J. P. (2013). Culture and social psychology. In T. Millon & M. Lerner (Eds.), Handbook of psychology:  Vol. 5, Personality and social psychology 2/e.  Wiley & Sons. 

Miller, J.G.  (2004). Culturally sensitive research questions and methods in social psychology.  In C. Sansone, C.C. Morf  & A.T. Panter (Eds.), Sage handbook of methods in social psychology.  Thousand Oaks Press. pdf


Miller, J.G. & Schaberg, L. (2003).  Cultural perspectives on personality and social psychology.  In T. Millon & M. Lerner (Eds.), Comprehensive handbook of psychology:  Vol. 5, Personality and Social Psychology.  John Wiley & Sons. pdf


Miller, J.G.  (1999). Cultural psychology: Implications for basic psychological theory.  Psychological Science.

Miller, J.G.  (1997). Theoretical issues in cultural psychology.  In J.W. Berry, Y. Poortinga & J. Pandey (Eds.), Handbook of cross-cultural psychology:  Volume 1: Theoretical and methodological perspectives, Revised ed. Allyn & Bacon Press. pdf


Miller, J.G.  (1997). Taking culture into account in social cognitive development.  Psychology and Developing Societies.


Miller, J.G.  (1994). Cultural psychology:  Bridging disciplinary boundaries in understanding the cultural grounding of self.  In P. Bock (Ed.), Handbook of psychological anthropology. Greenwood Publishing Group. pdf