publication . Article . 2015

Configural and component processing in simultaneous and sequential lineup procedures

Flowe, HD; Smith, HMJ; Karoğlu, N; Onwuegbusi, TO; Rai, L;
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  • Published: 09 Feb 2015
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • Country: China (People's Republic of)
Abstract
Configural processing supports accurate face recognition, yet it has never been examined within the context of criminal identification lineups. We tested, using the inversion paradigm, the role of configural processing in lineups. Recent research has found that face discrimination accuracy in lineups is better in a simultaneous compared to a sequential lineup procedure. Therefore, we compared configural processing in simultaneous and sequential lineups to examine whether there are differences. We had participants view a crime video, and then they attempted to identify the perpetrator from a simultaneous or sequential lineup. The test faces were presented either ...
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free text keywords: Eyewitness identification, Face discrimination, Cognitive psychology, Facial recognition system, Social psychology, Psychology, Face perception
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publication . Article . 2015

Configural and component processing in simultaneous and sequential lineup procedures

Flowe, HD; Smith, HMJ; Karoğlu, N; Onwuegbusi, TO; Rai, L;