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Welcome to our Solitude Lab website. In this lab, we study solitude, whether it be a life choice, a spontaneous desire, or a momentary experience. 

On this page, you will find all the information about the current projects that our team is working on.

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New papers

Weinstein, N. Hansen, H., Nguyen, T. T., (2022). Definitions of Solitude in Everyday Life. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin.

Nguyen, T. T., Weinstein, N., & Ryan, R. M. (2022). Who enjoys solitude? autonomous functioning (but not introversion) predicts self-determined motivation (but not preference) for solitude. Plos one, 17(5), e0267185. DOI: 

Weinstein, N., Nguyen, T. T., & Hansen, H. (2021). What time alone offers: narratives of solitude from adolescence to older adulthood. Frontiers in psychology, 12.

Nguyen, T. T., Weinstein, N., & Deci, E. (2022). Alone With Our Thoughts: Investigation of Autonomy Supportive Framing as a Driver of Enjoyment During Quiet Time in Solitude. Collabra: Psychology, 8(1).

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