Read 419 – 437, finish chapter 11
Microexpression – 200 ms ish
This is close to our lowest to notice it… so almost will not notice unless recorded
How do we self regulate?
Is arousal related to emotion ?
Does arousal produce pleasure?
Use of physical space
Hall’s interaction zones
Distance we use conveys how we are with people
0 0.5 m ▯ Intimate
0.5 1.25 ▯ Personal (acquatainces with strangers or lines)
1.25 – 3.5 ▯ Social 3.5 – 7.5 ▯ Public
Distance (tenths of an inch)
Vary from culture to culture
Ex. Arabic prefer really close interaction distances
Ex. Scotland likes more distance
In western culture if too close its aversive for us
An act intended to foster a false belief in another
Ekman & Friesen (1974)
Notion of leakage
Nonverbal cues that “escape” attempts to conceal
Looking for deception
Look at body… people usually have fine control over face and what they are probably covering up
Ekman found this
Accurate? Average close to 55%
Some people better?
Kraut & Poe (1980)
Leach et al. (2009)
…police & customs officers with children
Bad at deception… better at lying?
So how is this all related to emotion?
What is it that makes organisms do what they do?
Positive or negative feedback
Basic Biological Control
1. Orienting responses or taxes