Aron, E. N., Aron, A., & Jagiellowicz, J. (2012). Sensory processing sensitivity: A review in the light of the evolution of biological responsivity. Personality and Social Psychology Review, 16(3), 262-282.


Boyce, W. T., & Ellis, B. J. (2005). Biological sensitivity to context: I. An evolutionary-developmental theory of the origins and functions of stress reactivity. Development and Psychopathology, 17(2), 271-301.

概要:生理的な反応性の個人差や進化的ルーツをもとに提唱された「Biological Sensitivity to Context Theory(生物感受性理論)」についてのレビュー論文です。

Belsky, J., & Pluess, M. (2009). Beyond diathesis stress: Differential susceptibility to environmental influences. Psychological Bulletin, 135(6), 885-908.

概要:感受性にかかわる遺伝子型の個人差や進化発達心理学的な仮定をもとに提唱された「Differential Susceptibility Theory(差次感受性理論)」についてのレビュー論文です。

Belsky, J., Jonassaint, C., Pluess, M., Stanton, M., Brummett, B., & Williams, R. (2009). Vulnerability genes or plasticity genes?Molecular Psychiatry, 14(8), 746-754.


Ellis, B. J., Boyce, W. T., Belsky, J., Bakermans-Kranenburg, M. J., & van Ijzendoorn, M. H. (2011). Differential susceptibility to the environment: An evolutionary-neurodevelopmental theory. Development and Psychopathology, 23(1), 7-28.


Greven, C. U., Lionetti, F., Booth, C., Aron, E. N., Fox, E., Schendan, H. E., Homberg, J. (2019). Sensory processing sensitivity in the context of environmental sensitivity: A critical review and development of research agenda. Child Development Perspectives, 9(3), 138-143.

概要:環境感受性にかかわる諸理論を「Environmental Sensitivity Theory(環境感受性理論)」として統合し、今後の研究の方向などを提言したレビュー論文です。

Pluess, M., & Belsky, J. (2013). Vantage sensitivity: Individual differences in response to positive experiences. Psychological Bulletin, 139(4), 901-916.

概要:環境感受性のポジティブな側面である「Vantage Sensitivity Theory(ヴァンテージ感受性理論)」を提唱した論文です。

Pluess, M. (2015). Individual differences in environmental sensitivity. Child Development Perspectives, 9(3), 138-143.

概要:環境感受性にかかわる諸理論の特徴をまとめ、「Environmental Sensitivity Theory(環境感受性理論)」を提唱した論文です。


Aron, E. N., & Aron, A. (1997). Sensory-processing sensitivity and its relation to introversion and emotionality. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 73(2), 345-368.

概要:感覚処理感受性を測定するためのHighly Sensitive Person Scaleを作成した論文です。

Lionetti, F., Klein, D. N., Aron, A., Aron, E., & Pluess, M. (2019). Observer-rated environmental sensitivity moderates children’s response to parenting quality in early childhood. Developmental Psychology, 55(11), 2389-2402.

概要:観察ベースで子どもの感覚処理感受性を評定する方法(Highly Sensitive Child Rating System)を提案した論文です。

Pluess, M., Assary, E., Lionetti, F., Lester, K. J., Krapohl, E., Aron, E. N., & Aron, A. (2018). Environmental sensitivity in children: Development of the Highly Sensitive Child Scale and identification of sensitivity groups. Developmental Psychology, 54(1), 51-70.

概要:子どもの感覚処理感受性を測定する尺度であるHighly Sensitive Child Scale(12項目版)を作成した論文です。

Weyn, S., Van Leeuwen, K., Pluess, M., Lionetti, F., Goossens, L., Bosmans, G., ... & Bijttebier, P. (2021). Improving the measurement of environmental sensitivity in children and adolescents: The Highly Sensitive Child Scale–21 Item Version. Assessment, doi: 10.1177/1073191120983894



Assary, E., Zavos, H. M., Krapohl, E., Keers, R., & Pluess, M. (2020). Genetic architecture of Environmental Sensitivity reflects multiple heritable components: a twin study with adolescents. Molecular Psychiatry, 1-9.


Keers, R., Coleman, J. R., Lester, K. J., Roberts, S., Breen, G., Thastum, M., ... & Nauta, M. (2016). A genome-wide test of the differential susceptibility hypothesis reveals a genetic predictor of differential response to psychological treatments for child anxiety disorders. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, 85(3), 146-158.


Zhang, X., & Belsky, J. (2020). Three phases of Gene× Environment interaction research: Theoretical assumptions underlying gene selection. Development and Psychopathology, 1-12.



Acevedo, B. P., Aron, E. N., Aron, A., Sangster, M. D., Collins, N., & Brown, L. L. (2014). The highly sensitive brain: an fMRI study of sensory processing sensitivity and response to others' emotions. Brain and Behavior, 4(4), 580-594.


Acevedo, B., Aron, E., Pospos, S., & Jessen, D. (2018). The functional highly sensitive brain: a review of the brain circuits underlying sensory processing sensitivity and seemingly related disorders. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 373(1744), 20170161.