Publications by authors named "Gary L Wells"

42Publications

Do masked-face lineups facilitate eyewitness identification of a masked individual?

J Exp Psychol Appl 2019 Sep 17;25(3):396-409. Epub 2018 Dec 17.

Department of Psychology.

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September 2019

Fillers can help control for contextual bias in forensic comparison tasks.

Law Hum Behav 2018 08 23;42(4):295-305. Epub 2018 Jul 23.

Department of Psychology.

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August 2018

The Relationship Between Eyewitness Confidence and Identification Accuracy: A New Synthesis.

Psychol Sci Public Interest 2017 May 22;18(1):10-65. Epub 2017 Mar 22.

2 Department of Psychology, Iowa State University.

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May 2017

Fair lineups are better than biased lineups and showups, but not because they increase underlying discriminability.

Law Hum Behav 2017 04 29;41(2):127-145. Epub 2016 Sep 29.

Department of Psychology, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York.

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April 2017

A Bayesian analysis on the (dis)utility of iterative-showup procedures: The moderating impact of prior probabilities.

Law Hum Behav 2016 Oct 16;40(5):503-16. Epub 2016 May 16.

Department of Psychology, Iowa State University.

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October 2016

Double-blind photo lineups using actual eyewitnesses: an experimental test of a sequential versus simultaneous lineup procedure.

Law Hum Behav 2015 Feb 16;39(1):1-14. Epub 2014 Jun 16.

Psychology Department, John Jay College of Criminal Justice.

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February 2015

Confirming feedback following a mistaken identification impairs memory for the culprit.

Law Hum Behav 2014 Jun 7;38(3):283-92. Epub 2014 Apr 7.

Psychology Department, Iowa State University.

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June 2014

The effect of post-identification feedback, delay, and suspicion on accurate eyewitnesses.

Law Hum Behav 2012 Jun;36(3):206-14

Department of Psychology, Iowa State University, West 112 Lagomarcino, Ames, IA 50011, USA.

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June 2012

Temporal discounting: the differential effect of proximal and distal consequences on confession decisions.

Law Hum Behav 2012 Feb;36(1):13-20

Department of Psychology, Iowa State University, W112 Lagomarcino Hall, Ames, IA 50011, USA.

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February 2012

The dud effect: adding highly dissimilar fillers increases confidence in lineup identifications.

Law Hum Behav 2011 Dec;35(6):479-500

Department of Psychology, DM 256, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA.

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December 2011

Does facial processing prioritize change detection?: change blindness illustrates costs and benefits of holistic processing.

Psychol Sci 2010 Nov 8;21(11):1611-5. Epub 2010 Oct 8.

Department of Psychology, W112 Lagomarcino Hall, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011-3180, USA.

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November 2010

Is manipulative intent necessary to mitigate the eyewitness post-identification feedback effect?

Law Hum Behav 2010 Jun 28;34(3):186-97. Epub 2009 Apr 28.

Department of Psychology, Iowa State University, West 112 Lagomarcino, Ames, IA 50011, USA.

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June 2010

Suggestive eyewitness identification procedures and the Supreme Court's reliability test in light of eyewitness science: 30 years later.

Law Hum Behav 2009 Feb 27;33(1):1-24. Epub 2008 Feb 27.

Department of Psychology, Iowa State University, West 112 Lago, Ames, IA 50011, USA.

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February 2009

On the diagnosticity of multiple-witness identifications.

Law Hum Behav 2008 Oct 18;32(5):406-22. Epub 2007 Dec 18.

Psychology Department, University of California, Riverside, Riverside, CA, 92521, USA.

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October 2008

Field experiments on eyewitness identification: towards a better understanding of pitfalls and prospects.

Authors:
Gary L Wells

Law Hum Behav 2008 Feb 3;32(1):6-10. Epub 2007 Jul 3.

Psychology Department, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA.

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February 2008

Children's metacognitive judgments in an eyewitness identification task.

J Exp Child Psychol 2007 Aug 21;97(4):286-314. Epub 2007 May 21.

School of Psychology, Flinders University, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia.

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August 2007

Eyewitness Evidence: Improving Its Probative Value.

Psychol Sci Public Interest 2006 Nov 1;7(2):45-75. Epub 2006 Nov 1.

John Jay College of Criminal Justice.

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November 2006

Catching the bad guy: morphing composite faces helps.

Law Hum Behav 2007 Apr;31(2):193-207

Psychology Department, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA.

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April 2007

Eyewitness lineups: is the appearance-change instruction a good idea?

Law Hum Behav 2007 Feb;31(1):3-22

Psychology Department, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA.

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February 2007

Not the same old hindsight bias: outcome information distorts a broad range of retrospective judgments.

Mem Cognit 2005 Jan;33(1):120-30

Department of Psychology, Bates College, Lewiston, ME 04240, USA.

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January 2005

Eyewitness identification accuracy and response latency: the unruly 10-12-second rule.

J Exp Psychol Appl 2004 Sep;10(3):139-47

School of Psychology, Flinders University, Adelaide, SA, Australia.

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September 2004

What makes a good alibi? A proposed taxonomy.

Law Hum Behav 2004 Apr;28(2):157-76

Department of Psychology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA.

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April 2004

Effects of postidentification feedback on eyewitness identification and nonidentification confidence.

J Appl Psychol 2004 Apr;89(2):334-46

School of Psychology, Flinders University, Adelaide, SA, Australia.

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April 2004

Murder, extramarital affairs, and the issue of probative value.

Authors:
Gary L Wells

Law Hum Behav 2003 Dec;27(6):623-7

Psychology Department, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA.

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December 2003

Eyewitness identification: information gain from incriminating and exonerating behaviors.

J Exp Psychol Appl 2002 Sep;8(3):155-67

Department of Psychology, Iowa State University, Ames 50011, USA.

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September 2002

Eyewitness testimony.

Annu Rev Psychol 2003 10;54:277-95. Epub 2002 Jun 10.

Psychology Department, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA.

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February 2004

The damaging effect of confirming feedback on the relation between eyewitness certainty and identification accuracy.

J Appl Psychol 2002 Feb;87(1):112-20

Department of Psychology, Bates College, Iowa State University Ames 50011, USA.

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February 2002

Is the Attitude-Attribution Paradigm Suitable for Investigating the Dispositional Bias?

Pers Soc Psychol Bull 1988 Mar;14(1):183-190

University of Alberta, Edmonton.

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March 1988