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Selected publications:

Czarna, A.Z., Wróbel, M., Folger, L.F., Holtzman, N.S., Raley, J.R., & Foster, J.D. (2024). Narcissism and Narcissistic Personality Disorder: Evolutionary roots and emotional profiles. In T.K. Shackelford & L. Al-Shawaf (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Evolution and the Emotions (pp.1197-1217). Oxford University Press.

Dufner, M., Zimmermann, J., Kraft, L., Czarna, A.Z., Sekerdej, M., Schmukle, S. (in press). Our versus their narcissist: How people view narcissistic persons from their ingroup and from a competing outgroup. Personality Science.

Kraft, L., Czarna, A.Z., Utesch, K., Back, M., & Dufner, M. (2024). Do objectively assessed and peer-perceived qualities moderate the effect of narcissism on social outcomes? Collabra,10 (1): 92325.

Czarna, A. Z.*, Mauersberger*, H., Kastendieck, T., Zdunek, R. R., Sedikides, C. & Hess, U. (2023). Narcissism predicts noise perception but not signal decoding in emotion. Scientific Reports (* shared first authorship). doi: 10.1038/s41598-023-41792-0

Razmus, W., Czarna, A. Z., & Fortuna, P. (2023). Luxury consumption and the Dark Triad of Personality. Journal of Business Research, 114246.

Kraft, L., Zimmermann, J., Schmukle, S., Czarna, A.Z., Sekerdej, M., & Dufner, M. (2023). Who gets the credit for success and the blame for failure? On the links between narcissism and attributions in competitive intergroup Settings. European Journal of Personality.

Czarna, A.Z., Śmieja, M., Wider, M., Dufner, M., & Sedikides, C. (2022). Narcissism and partner-enhancement at different relationship stages. Journal of Research in Personality. doi: 10.1016/j.jrp.2022.104212

Zajenkowski, M., Czarna, A.Z., Szymaniak, K., & Dufner, M. (2019). What do highly narcissistic people think and feel about (their) intelligence? Journal of Personality, 88, 703-718.

Czarna, A.Z., Zajenkowski, M., & Dufner, M. (2018). How does it feel to be a narcissist? Narcissism and emotions. In Hermann, A., Brunell, A. & Foster, J. (Eds.) The Handbook of Trait Narcissism: Key Advances, Research Methods, and Controversies (pp. 255-263). Springer: Cham.

Czarna, A.Z., Leifeld, P., Śmieja, M., Dufner, M., & Salovey, P. (2016). Do narcissism and emotional intelligence win us friends? Modeling dynamics of peer popularity using inferential network analysis. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 42, 1588-1599. doi: 10.1177/0146167216666265.

Czarna, A.Z., Jonason, P.K., Dufner, M., & Kossowska, M. (2016). The Dirty Dozen Scale: Validation of a Polish version and extension of the nomological net. Frontiers in Psychology, 6 (0045). doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2016.00445.(download Parszywa Dwunastka, the Polish version of the Dirty Dozen).

Czarna, A. Z., Wróbel, M., Dufner, M., & Zeigler-Hill, V. (2015). Narcissism and emotional contagion: Do narcissists “catch” the emotions of others? Social Psychological and Personality Science, 6(3), 318-324. doi:10.1177/1948550614559652.

Czarna, A. Z., Dufner, M., & Clifton, A.D. (2014). The effects of vulnerable and grandiose narcissism on liking-based and disliking-based centrality in social networks. Journal of Research in Personality, 50, 42–45. doi:10.1016/j.jrp.2014.02.004

Dufner, M., Rauthmann, J. F., Czarna, A. Z., & Denissen, J. J. A. (2013). Are narcissists sexy? Zeroing in on the link between narcissism and short-term mate appeal. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 39, 870-882. doi: 10.1177/0146167213483580

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