Running Head : Emotion in Face in the Crowd 1 The Effects of the Emotional State of an Observer in the Face in the Crowd Paradigm

  • Kale A. Hubert
  • Published 2015
The face in the crowd paradigm refers to a particular visual search task in which participants are asked to identify target facial expressions in a crowd of distractors. Previous research in this vein has suggested performance is enhanced for angry faces, an anger-superiority effect. There is however disagreement in many of these findings, and this… CONTINUE READING