Selected Publications

Publications on Psychology, Confict and Peace

(Complete list of publications appears in CV)

Christie, D. J., & Montiel, C. J. (in press). Peace psychology and prosocial behavior. In D. A. Schroeder & W. Graziano (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Prosocial Behavior. New York: Oxford.


Christie, D. J., Behrman, J. R., Cochrane, J. R., Dawes, A. Goth, K., Hayden, J., Masten, A. S. Panter-Brick, C., Punamaki, Raija-Leena, & Tomlinson, M. (2014). Healthy human development as a path to peace. In J. Leckman, C. Panter-Brick, & R. Salah (Eds.), Raising a peaceful world: The transformative power of families and child development. Boston: MIT Press.


Christie, D. J., & Montiel, C. J. (2013). Contributions of psychology to war and peace. American Psychologist, 68, 502-513.


Cohrs, C. J., Christie, D. J., White, M. P., & Das, C. (2013). Contributions of positive psychology to peace: Toward global well-being and resilience. American Psychologist, 68, 590-600.


Christie, D. J., & Noor, N. M. (2012). Internationalizing peace psychology. In F. T. L. Leong, E. E. Pickren, M. M. Leach, & A. J. Marsella (Eds.), Internationalizing the Psychology Curriculum in the United States: Meeting the Challenges of Globalization (pp. 285-305). NY: Springer.


Christie, D. J., & Pim, J. E. (Eds.). (2012). Nonkilling psychology. Honolulu, Hawaii: Center for Global Nonkilling. Available from


Christie, D. J. & Louis, W. R. (2012). Peace interventions tailored to phases within a cycle of intergroup violence. In L. Tropp (Ed.), The Oxford handbook of intergroup conflict (pp. 252-272). New York: Oxford University Press.


Christie, D. J., & Noor, N. M. (2012). Sustaining peace through psychologically informed policies: The geohistorical context of Malaysia. In P. Coleman & M. Deutsch (Eds.), Psychological components of sustainable peace (pp. 153-175). New York: Springer.


Christie, D. J. (2008). Situating nonviolent democratic transitions within a peace psychology framework, South Pacific Journal of Psychology, 2, 9-11.


Montiel, C., & Christie, D. (2008). A conceptual frame: Psychology of nonviolent democratic transitions. In F. M. Moghaddam, R. Harre, & N. Lee (Eds.), Global conflict resolution through positioning theory (pp. 259-279). NY: Springer.


Christie, D. J., & Wessells, M. G. (2008). Social psychology of violence. In L. Kurtz (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Violence, Peace and Conflict (pp. 1955-1963). Kidlington, UK: Elsevier.


Christie, D. J., Tint, B., Wagner, R. V., & Winter, D. D. (2008). Peace psychology for a peaceful world. American Psychologist, 63, 540-552.


Christie, D. J. (2006). What is peace psychology the psychology of? Journal of Social Issues, 62, 1-18.


Christie, D. J. (2006). 9/11 aftershocks: Creating conditions ripe for hate crimes. In P. Kimmel & C. Stout (Eds.), Collateral damage: The psychological consequences of America’s war on terrorism (pp. 19-44). Westport, CT: Praeger.


Anderson, A. A., & Christie, D. J. (2001). Some contributions of psychology to policies promoting cultures of peace. Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology, 7, 173-186.


Christie, D. J. & Dawes, A. (2001). Tolerance and solidarity. Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology, 7, 131-142.