Dr Rebecca Sargisson

Rebecca Sargisson

Senior Lecturer

Qualifications: B.SocSc, MSocSc (Waikato), PhD (Otago)

Papers Taught

Recent Publications

  • Sargisson, R. J., Ankoné, B. A. H., DIjkhuis, M., Eilers, H., Moser, E., Philipp, A. J., & Syafika, A. (2021). By-and-Buy: The Effect of Social Influence on Discounting of Environmental Outcomes. Sustainability and Climate Change, 14(4), 217-226. doi:10.1089/scc.2021.0003

  • Sivasubramaniyam, R. D., Charlton, S. G., & Sargisson, R. J. (2021). Super-tailoring: Using self-persuasion to reduce drivers’ car use. Transportation Research Interdisciplinary Perspectives, 10. doi:10.1016/j.trip.2021.100359

  • Rinderhagen, M., & Sargisson, R. J. (2021). Response Efficacy in Environmental Discounting: Concern and Action towards Climate Change Threats. Sustainability in Environment, 7(1), p7. doi:10.22158/se.v7n1p7

  • Sargisson, R., & McLean, I. (2021). [Review of Efficacy of Dog Training With and Without Remote Electronic Collars vs. a Focus on Positive Reinforcement by China, L., Mills, D. S., and Cooper, J. J. ]. Frontiers in Veterinary Science. doi:10.3389/fvets.2021.629746 Open Access version:

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Behavioural psychology; animal psychology; educational psychology.