Multiple Conflicting Identities: Identity Integration


Koc, Y., Sahin, H., Garner, A., & Anderson. J. R. (2021). Societal acceptance increases Muslim-gay identity integration for highly religious individuals… but only when the ingroup status is stable. Self and Identity.


Mitha, K., Ali, S., & Koc, Y. (2021). Challenges to intersectional identity integration amongst sexual minority British Muslim South Asian men. Journal of Community and Applied Social Psychology.

Anderson, J., & Koc, Y. (2020). Identity integration as a protective factor against guilt and shame for religious men who have sex with men. Journal of Sex Research.


Koc, Y., & Vignoles, V. (2018). Global identification helps reduce identity conflict among Turkish gay men. Psychology and Sexuality, 9, 329-342.


Koc, Y., & Vignoles, V. (2016). Global identification predicts gay-male identity integration among gay men in Turkey. British Journal of Social Psychology, 55, 643-661.


Experiences of the Disadvantaged Groups


Koc. Y. (in press). Lack of ordinary privileges in a gay men’s life: Navigating through privileged systems. In E. Rodríguez-Dorans & J. Holmes (Eds.), The Everyday Lives of Gay Men: Autoethnographies of the Ordinary. Routledge.

Bagci, S. C., Verkuyten, M., & Koc, Y., Turnuklu, A., Piyale, Z. E., & Bekmezci, E. (2020). Being tolerated and being discriminated against: Links to well-being through threatened social identity needs. European Journal of Social Psychology.


Bourguignon, D., Teixeira, C. P., Koc, Y., Outten, R., Faniko, K., & Schmitt, M. (2020). On the protective role of identification with a stigmatized identity: Promoting engagement and discouraging disengagement coping strategies. European Journal of Social Psychology.


Anderson, J. R., Campbell, M., & Koc, Y., (2020). A qualitative exploration of the impact of the marriage equality debate on same-sex attracted Australians. Australian Psychologist.


Hinton, J., Anderson, J. R., & Koc, Y. (2019). Exploring the relationship between gay men’s self- and meta-stereotype endorsement with well-being and self-worth. Psychology and Sexuality.


Sheik, M., Koc, Y., & Anderson, J. R. (2019). A qualitative exploration of tertiary education experiences of refugee and asylum seekers in Australia. Journal of Education for Students Placed at Risk.


Anderson, J., Holland, E., Koc, Y., & Haslam, N. (2018). iObjectify: Exploring self- and other- objectification processes on Grindr, a platform for men who have sex with men. European Journal of Social Psychology, 48, 600-613.


Anderson, J., Guan, Y., & Koc, Y. (2016). The academic adjustment scale: Measuring the adjustment of permanent resident or sojourner students. International Journal of Intercultural Relations, 54, 68-76.


Koc, Y. (2016). Grindr as a participant recruitment tool for research with men who have sex with men. International Psychology Bulletin, 20(4), 27-31. HERE to DOWNLOAD.


Perceptions of Minoritized Groups


Barkema, W., & Koc, Y. (2021). Facilitators and barriers to contact between asylum seekers and their Dutch neighbours. Analyses of Social Issues and Public Policy.


Hazel, C. M., Koc, Y., O’Brien, S., Fielding-Smith, S., Hayward, M. (2021). Enhancing mental health awareness in emergency services (the ENHANcE I project): A cross-sectional survey on mental health stigma amongst emergency services staff. BJPsych Open.


Moor, L., Kapelles, T., Koc, Y., & Anderson, J. R., (2019). Predicting explicit and implicit attitudes toward gay men using the dual process model of prejudice and dark tetrad. Personality and Individual Differences.


Van Assche, J., Koc, Y., & Roets, A., (2019). Religion or ideology? On the origin of sexism. Personality and Individual Differences, 139, 191-197.


Koc, Y., & Anderson, K. (2018). Social distance toward Syrian refugees: The role of intergroup anxiety in facilitating positive relations. Journal of Social Issues.


Anderson, J., Koc, Y., & Falomir-Pichastor, J. M., (2018). The English version of the Attitudes towards Homosexuality Scale. Swiss Journal of Psychology, 77, 117-126.


Anderson, J., & Koc, Y. (2015). Exploring implicit and explicit antigay attitudes in Muslim and Atheist samples. European Journal of Social Psychology, 45, 687-701.



New Masculinities


Eslen-Ziya, H., & Koc, Y. (2016). Being a gay man in Turkey: Internalised sexual prejudice as a function of prevalent hegemonic masculinity perceptions. Culture, Health & Sexuality, 18, 799-811.


Culture and Organizations


Koc, Y., Gulseren, D., & Lyubykh, Z. (2021). Masculinity contest culture reduces organizational citizenship behaviors through decreased organizational identification. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied.


Smith, P. B., Easterbrook, M. J., Koc, Y., Lun, V. M. C., Papastylianou, D., Grigoryan, L., … Chobthamkit, P. (2021). Is an emphasis on dignity, honor and face more an attribute of individuals or of cultural groups? Cross-Cultural Research.


Sunar, D., Cesur, S., Piyale, Z. E., Tepe, B., Biten. A. F., Hill, C., & Koc, Y. (2021). People respond with different moral emotions to violations in different relational models: A cross-cultural comparison. Emotion.


Smith, P. B., Easterbrook, M. J., Al-Selim, H., Lun, V. M. C., Koc, Y. Gul, P., … Chobthamkit, P. (2020). Sex differences in self-construal and in depression: Predictors of cross-national variation. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology.


Smith, P. B., Easterbrook, M., Blount, J., Koc, Y., Harb, C., Torres, C., ... Rizwan, M. (2017). Culture as perceived context: An exploration of the distinction between dignity, face and honor cultures. Acta de Investigacion Psicologica, 7, 2568-2576.