Emotion processing across and within species: A comparison between humans (Homo sapiens) and chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes).

@article{Kret2018EmotionPA,
  title={Emotion processing across and within species: A comparison between humans (Homo sapiens) and chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes).},
  author={Mariska E Kret and Akiho Muramatsu and Tetsuro Matsuzawa},
  journal={Journal of comparative psychology},
  year={2018}
}
For social species, recognizing and adequately yet quickly responding to the emotions of others is crucial for their survival. The current study investigates attentional biases toward emotions in two closely related species, humans and chimpanzees. Prior research has demonstrated that humans typically show an attentional bias toward emotions. We here build… CONTINUE READING