G. William Domhoff

Distinguished Professor of Psychology Emeritus
and Research Professor

Psychology Department
University of California
Santa Cruz, CA 95064


Domhoff, G. W. (2018). The Emergence of Dreaming: Mind-Wandering, Embodied Simulation, and the Default Network. New York: Oxford University Press.

Domhoff, G. W. (2017). The Invasion of the Concept Snatchers: The Origins, Distortions, and Future of the Continuity Hypothesis. Dreaming, 27, 14-39.

Domhoff. G. W. (2015). Dreaming As Embodied Simulation: A Widower Dreams of His Deceased Wife. Dreaming, 25, 232-256.

Domhoff, G. W., & Fox, K. R. C. (2015). Dreaming and the default network: A review, synthesis, and counterintuitive research proposal. Consciousness and Cognition, 33, 342-353.

Domhoff, G. W., & Schneider, A. (2015). Assessing autocorrelation in studies using the Hall and Van de Castle coding system to study individual dream series. Dreaming, 25, 70-79.

Domhoff, G. W., & Schneider, A. (2015). Correcting for multiple comparisons in studies of dream content: A statistical addition to the Hall/Van de Castle coding system. Dreaming, 25, 59-69.

Foulkes, D., & Domhoff, G. W. (2014). Bottom-up or top-down in dream neuroscience? A top-down critique of two bottom-up studies. Consciousness and Cognition, 27, 168-171.

Fox, K. R. C., Nijeboer, S., Solomonova, E., Domhoff, G. W., & Christoff, K. (2013). Dreaming as mind wandering: Evidence from functional neuroimaging and first-person content reports. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 7(Article 412), 1-18. DOI: 10.3389/fnhum.2013.00412. eCollection 02013.

Domhoff, G. W., (2011). The neural substrate for dreaming: Is it a subsystem of the default network? Consciousness and Cognition, 20, 1163-1174.

Domhoff, G. W., & Schneider, A. (2008). Similarities and differences in dream content at the cross-cultural, gender, and individual levels. Consciousness and Cognition, 17, 1257-1265.

Domhoff, G. W., & Schneider, A. (2008). Studying dream content using the archive and search engine on DreamBank.net. Consciousness and Cognition, 17, 1238-1247.

Domhoff, G. W. (2007). Realistic simulation and bizarreness in dream content: Past findings and suggestions for future research. In D. Barrett & P. McNamara (Eds.), The new science of dreaming: Content, recall, and personality correlates (Vol. 2, pp. 1-27). Westport, CT: Praeger.

Domhoff, G. W. (2006). Where journalists go wrong on dreams: How dream research is treated in the mass media. The Scientific Review of Mental Health Practice, 4(2), http://www.srmhp.org/.

Domhoff, G. W., Meyer-Gomes, K., & Schredl, M. (2005-2006). Dreams as the expression of conceptions and concerns: A comparison of German and American college students. Imagination, Cognition & Personality, 25, 269-282.

Domhoff, G. W. (2005). Refocusing the neurocognitive approach to dreams: A critique of the Hobson vs. Solms debate. Dreaming, 15, 3-20.

Domhoff, G. W. (2005). The content of dreams: Methodologic and theoretical implications. In M. H. Kryger, T. Roth, & W. C. Dement (Eds.), Principles and Practies of Sleep Medicine (4th Ed., pp. 522-534). Philadelphia: W. B. Saunders.

Domhoff, G. W. (2004). Why did empirical dream researchers reject Freud? A critique of historical claims by Mark Solms. Dreaming, 14, 3-17.

Kerr, N., & Domhoff, G. W. (2004). Do the blind literally "see" in their dreams? A critique of a recent claim that they do. Dreaming, 14, 230-233.

Domhoff, G. W. (2003). The Scientific Study of Dreams: Neural Networks, Cognitive Development, and Content Analysis. Washington: American Psychological Association Press.

Domhoff, G. W. (2001). Using content analysis to study dreams: Applications and implications for the humanities. In K. Bulkeley (Ed.), Dreams (pp. 307-319). New York: Palgrave.

Domhoff, G. W. (2001). A new neurocognitive theory of dreams. Dreaming, 11, 13-33.

Domhoff, G. W. (2000). The misinterpretation of dreams. American Scientist, 88, 175-178.

Domhoff, G. W. (2000). Methods and measures for the study of dream content. In M. Kryger, T. Roth, & W. Dement (Eds.), Principles and Practices of Sleep Medicine (Third ed., pp. 463-471). Philadelphia: W. B. Saunders.

Domhoff, G. W., & Schneider, A. (1999). Much ado about very little: The small effect sizes when home and laboratory collected dreams are compared. Dreaming, 9, 139-151.

Domhoff, G. W. (1999). New directions in the study of dream content using the Hall and Van de Castle coding system. Dreaming, 9, 115-137.

Domhoff, G. W. (1999). Drawing theoretical implications from descriptive empirical findings on dream content. Dreaming, 9, 201-210.

Domhoff, G. W., & Schneider, A. (1998). New rationales and methods for quantitative dream research outside the laboratory. Sleep, 21, 398-404.

Squier, L., & Domhoff, G. W. (1998). The presentation of dreaming and dreams in introductory psychology textbooks: A critical examination with suggestions for textbook authors and course instructors. Dreaming, 8, 149-168.

Domhoff, G. W. (1996). Finding Meaning in Dreams: A Quantitative Approach. New York: Plenum Publishing Co.

Domhoff, G. W. (1993). The repetition of dreams and dream elements: A possible clue to a function of dreams. In A. Moffitt, M. Kramer, & R. Hoffman (Eds.), The Functions of Dreams (pp. 293-320). Albany, NY: SUNY Press.

Domhoff, G. W. (1985). The Mystique of Dreams. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press.

Hall, C., Domhoff, G. W., Blick, K., & Weesner, K. (1982). The dreams of college men and women in 1950 and 1980: A comparison of dream contents and sex differences. Sleep, 5, 188-194.

Domhoff, G. W. (1969). Home dreams and laboratory dreams: Home dreams are better. In M. Kramer (Ed.), Dream Psychology and the New Biology of Dreaming (pp. 119-217). Springfield, IL: C. C. Thomas.

Hall, C., & Domhoff, G. W. (1968). The dreams of Freud and Jung. Psychology Today, 2, 42-45.

Domhoff, G. W. (1968). An unsuccessful search for further correlates of everyday dream recall. Psychophysiology, 4(3), 386.

Domhoff, G. W., & Gerson, A. (1967). Replication and critique of three studies on personality correlates of dream recall. Journal of Consulting Psychology, 31(4), 431.

Domhoff, G. W. (1964). Night dreams and hypnotic dreams: Is there evidence that they are different? International Journal of Clinical & Experimental Hypnosis, 12(3), 159-168.

Domhoff, G. W., & Kamiya, J. (1964). Problems in dream content study with objective indicators: I. A comparison of home and laboratory dream reports. Archives of General Psychiatry, 11, 519-524.

Domhoff, G. W., & Kamiya, J. (1964). Problems in dream content study with objective indicators: II. Dreams in the laboratory setting. Archives of General Psychiatry, 11, 525-528.

Domhoff, G. W., & Kamiya, J. (1964). Problems in dream content study with objective indicators: III. Changes in dream content throughout the night. Archives of General Psychiatry, 11, 529-532.

Hall, C., & Domhoff, G. W. (1964). Friendliness in dreams. Journal of Social Psychology, 62, 309-314.

Hall, C., & Domhoff, G. W. (1963). Aggression in dreams. International Journal of Social Psychiatry, 9, 259-267.

Hall, C., & Domhoff, G. W. (1963). A ubiquitous sex difference in dreams. Journal of Abnormal and Social Psychology, 66, 278-280.

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