Jacob Strandell

Ph.D. in Cognitive Sociology






Full list of publications: Google Scholar


Peer-reviewed publications

Anker Nex, L. & Strandell J. (2020). Testing, filtering, and insinuating: Matching and attunement of emoji use patterns as non-verbal flirting in online dating. Poetics, in press.

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Strandell, J. (2018). Increasing marriage rates despite high individualization: Understanding the role of internal reference in Swedish marriage discourse. Cultural Sociology.
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Strandell, J. (2017). Self-esteem in action: from direct causality to motive and mediator of self-performative action. Culture & Psychology. 23(1): 7487.
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Strandell, J. (2016). Culture, Cognition and Behavior in the Pursuit of Self-Esteem. Poetics, 54: 14-24.
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Book chapters

Strandell, J. (2019). Bridging the vocabularies of dual-process models of culture and cognition. In Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Sociology. Eds: Brekhus, Wayne & Gabe Ignatow. New York: Oxford University Press. DOI: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780190273385.001.0001



Strandell, J. (2017) Culture-Cognition Interaction: Bridging Cognitive Science and Cultural Sociology. Doctoral dissertation, University of Copenhagen.

Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24The Cultural Schema: Towards Conceptual Compatibility in Culture-Cognition Interaction (updated online version)

Adobe_PDF_file_icon_24x24A Confusion of Tongues: On the Origins of Cognitive Sociology (abridged introduction)







Contact: strandellresearch@gmail.com