Deception and truth detection when analyzing nonverbal and verbal cues

  title={Deception and truth detection when analyzing nonverbal and verbal cues},
  author={Aldert Vrij},
  journal={Applied Cognitive Psychology},
  • A. Vrij
  • Published 13 September 2018
  • Psychology
  • Applied Cognitive Psychology

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