Background factors predicting accuracy and improvement in micro expression recognition

  title={Background factors predicting accuracy and improvement in micro expression recognition},
  author={Carolyn Hurley and Ashley E. Anker and Mark G. Frank and David Matsumoto and Hyisung C. Hwang},
  journal={Motivation and Emotion},
Micro expressions are brief facial expressions displayed when people attempt to conceal, hide, or repress their emotions. They are difficult to detect in real time, yet individuals who can accurately identify micro expressions receive higher workplace evaluations and can better detect deception. Two studies featuring college students and security officers examined background factors that may account for accuracy differences when reading micro expressions, both before and after training. Study 1… Expand

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