University of Wisconsin–Madison


  • Death concepts & Coping

    Rosengren, K. S., Miller, P. J., Gutiérrez, I. T., Chow, P. I., Schein, S., & Anderson, K. N. (2014). Children’s Understanding of Death: Toward a Contextualized and Integrated Account. Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development, Volume 79, 1-141.

  • Biology concepts

    Rosengren, K. S., Brem, S., Evans, E. M., & Sinatra, G. (2012). Evolution Challenges: Integrating research and practice in teaching and learning about evolution. Cambridge: Oxford University Press.

    Herrmann, P., French, J., DeHart, G., & Rosengren, K. S. (2013). Knowledge and experience influence essentialist reasoning in preschoolers. Merrill-Palmer Quarterly, 59 (2), 198-220.

  • Magic & Fantasy

    Braswell, G., Rosengren, K. S., & Berenbaum, H. (2012). Gravity, God and Ghosts? Parents’ beliefs in science, religion and the paranormal and the encouragement of beliefs in their children. International Journal of Behavioral Development, 36, 99-106.

    Legare, C. H., Evans, E. M., Rosengren, K. S., & Harris, P. L. (2012). The coexistence of natural and supernatural explanations across cultures and development. Child Development, 83, 779-793.

    Rosengren, K. S. & Gutierrez, I. T. (2011). Searching for coherence in a complex World: Introduction to the special issue on Explanatory Coexistence, Human Development, 54, 123-125. doi: 10.1159/000329126.

  • Research Methods

    Hsiao-Wecksler, E. T., Polk, J. D., Rosengren, K. S., Sosnoff, J. J., & Hong, S. (2010). Development of new analytic techniques for quantifying symmetry in locomotion, Symmetry, 2, 1135-1155.

  • Firefighters

    Kesler, R. M., Horn, G. P., Rosengren, K. S., & Hsiao-Wecksler, E. T. (in press). Analysis of foot clearance in firefighters during ascent and descent of stairs. Applied Ergonomics,

    Horn, G. P., Kesler, R. M., Motl, R. W., Hsiao-Wecksler, E. T., Klaren, R. Ensari, I., Pettrucci, M. N., Angelini, M., Fernhall, B., & Rosengren, K. S. (2015). Physiological responses to firefighter exercise protocols in varying environments. Ergonomics, DOI: 10.1080/00140139.2014.997806

    Hur, P., Park, K., Rosengren, K. S., Horn, G. P., & Hsiao-Wecksler, E. T. (2015). Effects of air bottle design on postural control in firefighters. Applied Ergonomics,48, 49-55.

    Rosengren, K. S., Hsiao-Wecksler, E. T., & Horn, G. (2014). Fighting fires without falling: Effects of equipment design and fatigue on firefighters balance and gait. Ecological Psychology, 26, 1-8.

    Hur, P., Rosengren, K. S., Horn, G. P., Smith, D. L., & Hsiao-Wecksler, E. T. (2013). Effect of protective clothing and fatigue on functional balance of firefighters. Journal of Ergonomics, S2:004. doi:10.4172/2165-7556.S2-004

    Park, K., Rosengren, K. S., Horn, G. P., Smith, D. L., & Hsiao-Wecksler, E. T. (2011). Assessing gait changes in fire fighters due to fatigue and protective clothing. Safety Science, 49(5), 719-726.

    Park, K., Hur, P., Rosengren, K. S., Horn, G. P., & Hsiao-Wecksler, E. T. (2010). Effect of load carriage on gait due to firefighting air bottle configuration. Ergonomics, 53(7), 882 –891.