Essays Tagged: "Paul Ekman"

"Blink" by Malcolm Gladwell - An Incomplete Idea

(8).One instance in "Blink" where I believe Gladwell is overstating the truth is with his story of Paul Ekman and his technique to evaluate faces to determine whether someone was lying or not. In the ...

(2 pages) 65 0 0.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Summary of "The Naked Face, Annals of Psychology" - Article from The New Yorker

s telling the truth. There are different facial expressions that indicate a person's true feelings. Paul Ekman began to research these facial expressions in the nineteen-sixties, and realised that no ...

(2 pages) 26 0 0.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Importance Of Affect In Personality

combination or mixture of the above eight prototypes.Another important model of emotion belongs to Ekman et al. (1973). Ekman (along with Tomkins, who will be looked at next) were strong believers in ... ssions and emotion, and continued in the literature where Darwin had left off so many years before. Ekman conducted cross-cultural research where he asked participants of different cultures to select ...

(14 pages) 224 0 3.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Extensive Literature Review. A experimental study done by my class group, we've included each step and all the variables of our study. Includes limitations and a full analysis. 2 page works cited.

Paul Ekman writes about the facial expressions of emotions. When discussing universal facial express ... sions are universal.However, it was not until the mid 1960’s that psychologist Sylvan Tomkins, Paul Ekman, and Carroll Izard conducted the first “universality studies.” These studies sh ...

(13 pages) 60 0 5.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Interpersonal Communication Studies. Literature Review of one book. Study related to emotion and the eyes.

s in emotional expression (Nonverbal Communication Reader, p. 413)." In addition to study's done by Ekman, in 1972, and by Friesen, in 1972, Matsumoto is able to extend their origional theories with h ... eir negative expressions often with a smile. Matsumoto's finding was congruent with the findings of Ekman and Friesen. This study then comfortly concluded that, "…the effects of culture on expr ...

(3 pages) 20 0 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies


(4 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Art Essays


king it evident that a person's facial expressions are not visually learned ("Microexpression").Dr. Paul Ekman is a well-known psychologist that is deemed as the "best human lie detector in the world" ... most famous work is the television series called Lie to Me (2009-2011), inspired by the work of Dr. Paul Ekman. The show was an American crime drama about a group of people taking assignments from thi ...

(7 pages) 0 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law