Academic Publications

Guckian, M. L., S. Harbo & R. De Young (in press). Beyond green consumerism: Uncovering the motivations of green citizenship. Michigan Journal of Sustainability. Volume 5.1 - Human Behavior and Sustainability. (http://quod.lib.umich.edu/m/mjs/12333712.0005.xxx). [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/000000 ]

Hamilton, E. M., M. L. Guckian & R. De Young (in press). Living well and living green: Participant conceptualizations of green citizenship. In Handbook of Sustainability and Social Science Research. World Sustainability Series. Switzerland: Springer. [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/000000 ]

Guckian, M. L., E. M. Hamilton &R. De Young (in press). Cognitive mapping as participatory engagement in social science research on sustainability. In Handbook of Sustainability and Social Science Research. World Sustainability Series. Switzerland: Springer. [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/000000 ]

De Young, R. (2017). The role of psychology in preparing for lean times: The behavioral context of energy descent. In A. M. Columbus (Ed.) Advances in Psychology Research 116. Chapter 9 (Pp. 207-214) Hauppauge, N.Y.: Nova Science Publishers. [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/136086 ]

De Young, R., K. Scheuer, T. Brown, T. Crow & J. Stewart (2017). Some psychological benefits of urban nature: Mental vitality from time spent in nearby nature. In A. M. Columbus (Ed.) Advances in Psychology Research 116. Chapter 4 (Pp. 93-120) Hauppauge, N.Y.: Nova Science Publishers. [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/136087 ]

De Young, R., K. Scheuer, J. Roush and K. Kozeleski (2016). Student interest in campus community gardens: Sowing the seeds for direct engagement with sustainability. In W. Leal Filho and M. Zint (Eds.) The Contribution of Social Sciences to Sustainable Development at Universities. World Sustainability Series. Pp. 161-175, Switzerland: Springer. [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/116610 ]

De Young, R. (2014) Some behavioral aspects of energy descent: How a biophysical psychology might help people transition through the lean times ahead. Frontiers in Psychology, 5, 1255. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.01255 [Press Release] [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/109261 ]

De Young, R. (2013) Transitioning to a new normal: How ecopsychology can help society prepare for the harder times ahead. EcoPsychology, 5, 237-239 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/102020 ]

De Young, R. (2013) Environmental psychology overview. In S. R. Klein & A. H. Huffman (Eds.) Green Organizations: Driving Change with IO Psychology. (Pp. 17-33) New York: Routledge [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/101927 ]

Duvall, J. & R. De Young (2013) Some strategies for sustaining a walking routine: Insights from experienced walkers. Journal of Physical Activity & Health, 10, 10-18 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/95719 ]

De Young, R. and T. Princen (2012) The Localization Reader: Adapting to the Coming Downshift. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press [ Download the Introduction ]

De Young, R. (2011) Slow wins: Patience, perseverance and behavior change. Carbon Management, 2, 607-611 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/88161 ]

De Young, R., A. Dotzour, C. Houston, G. Manubay, C. Saunders, K. & Schulz, J. Smith (2011) Some immediate and longer-term effects of a zoo exhibit. Journal of Environmental Systems, 33, 19-28 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/90022 ]

De Young, R. (2010) Restoring mental vitality in an endangered world. EcoPsychology, 2, 13-22 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83484 ]

Crow, T., T. Brown and R. De Young (2006) The Riverside and Berwyn experience: Contrasts in landscape structure, perceptions of the urban landscape, and their effects on people. Landscape and Urban Planning, 75, 282-299 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83539 ]

De Young, R. (2003) If we build it, people will want to help: The management of citizen participation in conservation psychology. Human Ecology Review, 10, 162-163 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83540 ]

Brook, A., M. Zint and R. De Young (2003) Landowners' responses to an Endangered Species Act listing and implications for encouraging conservation. Conservation Biology, 17, 1638-1649 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/73866 ]

Ryan, R., D. Erickson and R. De Young (2003) Farmers' motivations for adopting conservation practices along riparian zones in a Midwestern agricultural watershed. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, 46, 19 -37 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83699 ]

Kaplan, S. and R. De Young (2002) Toward a better understanding of pro-social behavior: The role of evolution and directed attention. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 25, 263-264 [Webpage] [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83666 ]

Erickson, D., Ryan, R. and R. De Young (2002) Woodlots in the rural landscape: Landowner motivations and management attitudes in a Michigan (USA) case study. Landscape and Urban Planning, 58, 101-112 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83670 ]

De Young, R. (2000) Expanding and evaluating motives for environmentally responsible behavior. In Zelezny, L. and P. W. Schultz [Eds.] Promoting Environmentalism. Journal of Social Issues, 56, 509-526 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83703 ]

De Young, R. (1999) Tragedy of the commons. In D. E. Alexander and R. W. Fairbridge [Eds.] Encyclopedia of Environmental Science. Hingham, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers, (Pp. 601-602) [Webpage]  [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83704 ]

De Young, R. (1999) Environmental Psychology. In D. E. Alexander and R. W. Fairbridge [Eds.] Encyclopedia of Environmental Science. Hingham, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers, (Pp. 223-224) [Webpage]  [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83771 ]

McCann, E., S. Sullivan, S., D. Erickson and R. De Young (1997) Environmental awareness, economic orientation, and farming practices: A comparison of organic and conventional farmers. Environmental Management, 21, 747-758 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/42397 ]

Kearney, A. R. and R. De Young (1995-1996) Changing commuter travel behavior: Employer-initiated strategies. Journal of Environmental System, 24, 373-393 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83700 ]

De Young, R. (1996) Some psychological aspects of reduced consumption behavior: The role of intrinsic satisfaction and competence motivation. Environment and Behavior, 28, 358-409 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/67646 ]

De Young, R. and M. Monroe (1996) Some fundamentals of engaging stories. Environmental Education Research, 2, 171-187 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83668 ]

Sullivan, S., E. McCann, R. De Young and D. Erickson (1996) Farmers’ attitudes about farming and the environment: A survey of conventional and organic farmers. Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics, 9, 123-143 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83671 ]

Kearney, A. R. and R. De Young (1995) A knowledge-based intervention for promoting carpooling. Environment and Behavior, 27, 650-678 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/67204 ]

Lee, Y., R. De Young and R. W. Marans (1995) Factors influencing individual recycling behavior in office settings: A study of office workers in Taiwan. Environment and Behavior, 27, 380-403 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/67924 ]

De Young, R., S. Boerschig, S. Carney, A. Dillenbeck, M. Elster, S. Horst, B. Kleiner and B. Thomson (1995) Recycling in multi-family dwellings: Increasing participation and decreasing contamination. Population and Environment, 16, 253-267 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83860 ]

Monroe, M. and R. De Young (1994) The role of interest in environmental information: A new agenda. Children’s Environment, 11, 243-250 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83772 ]

Lee, Y. and R. De Young (1994) Intrinsic satisfaction derived from office recycling behavior: A case study in Taiwan. Social Indicators Research, 31, 63-76 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/43688 ]

De Young, R. (1993) Changing behavior and making it stick: The conceptualization and management of conservation behavior. Environment and Behavior, 25, 485-505 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/66636 ]

Boerschig, S. and R. De Young (1993) Evaluation of selected recycling curricula: Educating the green citizen. Journal of Environmental Education, 24, 17-22 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83710 ]

De Young, R., A. Duncan, J. Frank, N. Gill, S. Rothman, J. Shenot, A. Shotkin and M. Zweizig (1993) Promoting source reduction behavior: The role of motivational information. Environment and Behavior, 25, 70-85 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/67085 ]

Erickson, D. and R. De Young (1993-1994) Management of farm woodlots and windbreaks: Some psychological and landscape patterns. Journal of Environmental Systems, 22, 233-247 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83707 ]

De Young, R. (1990-1991) Some psychological aspects of living lightly: Desired lifestyle patterns and conservation behavior. Journal of Environment Systems, 20, 215-227 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83705 ]

De Young, R. (1990) Recycling as appropriate behavior: A review of survey data from selected recycling education programs in Michigan. Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 3, 253-266 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/28540 ]

Bardwell, L. and R. De Young (1989-1990) Hazardous waste inspection training: Multimedia information transfer. Journal of Environmental Systems, 19, 331-337 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83708 ]

De Young, R. (1989-1990) Promoting conservation behavior in shared spaces: The role of energy monitors. Journal of Environmental Systems, 19, 265-273 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83706 ]

De Young, R. (1988-1989) Exploring the difference between recyclers and non-recyclers: The role of information. Journal of Environmental Systems, 18, 341-351 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83709 ]

De Young, R. and S. Kaplan (1988) On averting the tragedy of the commons. Environmental Management, 12, 283-293 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/48163 ]

De Young, R. (1986) Some psychological aspects of recycling: The structure of conservation satisfactions. Environment and Behavior, 18, 435-449 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83861 ]

De Young, R. (1985-1986) Encouraging environmentally appropriate behavior: The role of intrinsic motivation. Journal of Environmental Systems, 15, 281-292 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83711 ]

De Young, R. and S. Kaplan (1985-1986) Conservation behavior and the structure of satisfactions. Journal of Environmental Systems, 15, 233-242 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83862 ]

De Young, R. (1985) Satisfaction from conservation activities in North America. Environmental Conservation, 12, 259-260 [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83773 ]

De Young, R. and J. E. Robinson (1984) Some perspectives on managing water demand: Public and expert views. Canadian Water Resources Journal, 9, 9-18  [Deep Blue Archive: http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/83731 ]