The Three Ways Emotional Facial Expressions

Blog #4

  • Identify and describe the three ways emotional facial expressions can be intentionally manipulated according to Ekman & Friesen
  • What does Darwin’s inhibition hypothesis state? According to Ekman, what is a microexpression and when does it occur? How do these two concepts seem related?
  • What did the authors conclude about emotional leakage in the face?
  • What did the authors conclude about inconsistent emotional displays during emotion falsification – are they microexpression and what does this conclusion tell us about the future of lie detection?


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