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Edited Volume

McKenzie, J. (Ed.). (forthcoming). Globalization as a context for youth development. New Directions for Child and Adolescent Development.


Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

McKenzie, J., Tsutsui, S., & Prakash, S. R. (accepted pending minor revisions). Divine self and selves: Religious practices and orientations toward religion among adolescents in globalizing northern Thailand. Psychology of Religion and Spirituality.

McKenzie, J. (forthcoming). Divinity revised: Adolescent moral reasoning across contexts of globalization in northern Thailand. In J. McKenzie (Ed.), New Directions for Child and Adolescent Development: Globalization as a Context for Youth Development.

McKenzie, J. (forthcoming). Introduction: Globalization as a context for youth development. In J. McKenzie (Ed.), New Directions for Child and Adolescent Development: Globalization as a Context for Youth Development.

McKenzie, J. (2018). Shifting practices, shifting selves: Negotiations of local and global cultures among adolescents in northern Thailand. Child Development. Advance online publication. doi:10.1111/cdev.13076

McKenzie, J. (2018). Globalization and moral personhood: Dyadic perspectives of the moral self in rural and urban Thai communities. Journal of Adolescent Research, 33, 209-246. doi:10.1177/0743558416670007
<Outstanding Faculty Publication Award, CSU Fresno>

McKenzie, J., & Jensen, L. A. (2017). Charting the moral life courses: A theory of moral development in U.S. evangelical and mainline Protestant cultures. Culture & Psychology, 23, 433-460. doi:10.1177/1354067X16656578

Jensen, L. A., & McKenzie, J. (2016). The moral reasoning of U.S. evangelical and mainline Protestant children, adolescents, and adults: A cultural-developmental study. Child Development, 87, 446-464. doi:10.1111/cdev.12465

Kashdan, T. B., DeWall, C. N., Schurtz, D. R., Deckman, T., Lykins, E. L. B., Evans, D. R., McKenzie, J., Segerstrom, S. C., Gailliot, M. T., & Brown, K. W. (2014). More than words: Contemplating death enhances positive emotional word use. Personality and Individual Differences, 71, 171-175. doi:10.1016/j.paid.2014.07.035

DeWall, C. N., Silvia, P. J., Schurtz, D. R., & McKenzie, J. (2011). Taste sensitivity and aesthetic preferences: Is taste only a metaphor? Empirical Studies of the Arts, 29, 171–189. doi:10.2190/em.29.2.c