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Brown, C. & Coan, J. A. (in press). The social regulation of neural threat responding. Chapter to appear in L. Freund (Eds) The Social Neuroscience of Human Animal Interaction. New York, Taylor Francis Press.
Beckes, L. & Coan, J. A. (in press). Relationship neuroscience. Chapter to appear in J. Simpson and J. Dovidio (Eds.) APA Handbook of Personality and Social Psychology, Volume 2: Interpersonal Relationships and Group Processes.Washington, DC, APA Press.
Beckes, L. & Coan, J. A. (in press). The distress-relief dynamic in attachment bonding. Chapter to appear in V.Zayas and C.Hazan (Eds.) Bases of Adult Attachment: From Brain to Mind to Behavior. New York, Springer Press.
Beckes, L. & Coan, J. A. (in press). The neuroscience of social relationships. Chapter to appear in J.Simpson and L.Campbell (Eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Close Relationships. New York, Oxford University Press.
Coan, J.A. & Gonzalez, M.Z. (in press). Emotions as emergent variables. Chapter to appear in L.F. Barrett & J.A. Russell (Eds.), The Psychological Construction of Emotion. New York: The Guilford Press.
Gonzalez, M.Z., Beckes, L., Chango, J., Allen, J.P., & Coan, J.A. (in press). Adolescent neighborhood quality predicts adult neural response to social exclusion. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience.
Coan, J. A., Brown, C., & Beckes, L. (2014). Our social baseline: The role of social proximity in economy of action. In M. Mikulincer & P. R. Shaver (Eds.) Nature and Formation of Social Connections: From brain to Group (pp. 89-104). Washington DC., American Psychological Association Press.
Beckes, L. & Coan, J. A. (2012). Social baseline theory and the social regulation of emotion. In L. Campbell, J. La Guardia, J. M. Olson and M. P Zanna (Eds.) The Science of the Couple (pp. 79-91). Philadelphia, Psychology Press.
Norris, C. J., Coan, J. A., & Johnstone, I. T. (2007). Functional magnetic resonance imaging and the study of emotion. In J. A. Coan and J. J. B. Allen (Eds.) Handbook of Emotion Elicitation and Assessment (pp. 440-459), New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
Roberts, N. A., Tsai, J. L. & Coan, J. A. (2007). Emotion elicitation using dyadic interaction tasks. In J. A. Coan and J. J. B. Allen (Eds.) Handbook of Emotion Elicitation and Assessment (pp. 106-123), New York, NY: Oxford University Press.