Publications

Newton, N. J., & Stewart, A. J. (2010). The middle ages: Change in women’s personalities and social roles. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 34, 75-84. doi: 10.1111/j.1471-6402.2009.01543.x.

Stewart, A. J., & Newton, N. J. (2010). Gender, adult development, and aging. In J. C. Chrisler & D. R. McCreary (Eds.), Handbook of Gender Research in Psychology (pp.559-580). New York: Springer.

Newton, N. J., Torges, C. M., & Stewart, A. J. (2012). Women’s regrets about their lives: Cohort differences in correlates and contents. Sex Roles, 66(7), 530-543. doi:10.1007/s11199-012-0126-6.

Birditt, K.S., Newton, N., & Hope, S. (2012). Implications of marital/partner relationship quality and perceived stress for blood pressure among older adults. Journals of Gerontology, Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. doi:10.1093/geronb/gbs123.

Newton, N. J., & Stewart, A. J. (2012). Personality development in adulthood. In S. K. Whitbourne & M. Sliwinski (Eds.), Handbook of Developmental Psychology: Adult Development and Aging. New York: Wiley-Blackwell.

Edelstein, R., Newton, N. J., & Stewart, A. J. (2012). Narcissism in midlife: The developmental course and correlates of women’s narcissistic personality traits. Journal of Personality, 80(5), 1179-1204. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6494.2011.00755.x.

Newton, N. J., & Stewart, A. J. (2013). The road not taken: Women’s life paths and gender-linked personality traits. Journal of Research in Personality, 47, 306-316. doi:10.1016/j.jrp.2013.02.003.

Versey, H. S., & Newton, N. J. (2013). Generativity and productive pursuits: Pathways to successful aging in late-midlife African American and White Women. Journal of Adult Development. doi: 10.1007/s10804-013-9170-x.

* Newton, N. J., Herr, J. M., Pollack, J. I., & McAdams, D. P. (2014). Selfless or selfish? Generativity and narcissism as components of legacy. Journal of Adult Development, 21(1), 59-68. doi: 10.1007/s10804-013-9179-1.

* Newton, N. J., & Baltys, I. H. (2014). Parent status and generativity within the context of race. International Journal of Aging and Human Development, 78(2), 171-195.

Newton, N. J., Ryan, L. H., King, R. T., & Smith, J. (2014). Cohort differences in the marriage-health relationship for midlife women. Social Science & Medicine, 116, 64-72. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.06.040.

Newton, N. J. (in press). Generativity. In S. K. Whitbourne (Ed.),
Encyclopedia of Adulthood and Aging. New York: Wiley-Blackwell.

* Newton, N. J., & Jones, B. K. (under review). Passing on: Personal attributes associated with midlife expressions of intended legacies.

Birditt, K. S., Newton, N. J., Cranford, J., & Ryan, L. H. (in preparation). Chronic stress and blood pressure among older couples: The moderating role of negative marital relationship quality.

* Russell, S. A., Newton, N. J., & McAdams, D. P. (in preparation). Body appreciation and well-being: Differences and similarities among midlife men and women.

Newton, N. J., & Stewart, A. J. (in preparation). Midlife regrets: Associations between trajectories over twenty years, regret resolution, and personality.

Ryan, L. H., Newton, N. J., Labelle, O., Gach, E., & Chen, N. (in preparation). Why should I be grateful? Critical considerations of gratitude for older adults.

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