Gender Affects Body Language Reading

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Sokolov, Arseny A. ; Krüger, Samuel ; Enck, Paul ; Krägeloh-Mann, Ingeborg ; Pavlova, Marina A. (2011)
  • Publisher: Frontiers Research Foundation
  • Journal: Frontiers in Psychology, volume 2 (issn: 1664-1078, eissn: 1664-1078)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3111255, doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2011.00016
  • Subject: visual perception | Psychology | social cognition | gender | biological motion | Original Research

Body motion is a rich source of information for social cognition. However, gender effects in body language reading are largely unknown. Here we investigated whether, and, if so, how recognition of emotional expressions revealed by body motion is gender dependent. To thi... View more
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