The Emotion Recognition Task: a paradigm to measure the perception of facial emotional expressions at different intensities.

@article{Montagne2007TheER,
  title={The Emotion Recognition Task: a paradigm to measure the perception of facial emotional expressions at different intensities.},
  author={Barbara Montagne and Roy P. C. Kessels and Edward H. F. de Haan and David I Perrett},
  journal={Perceptual and motor skills},
  year={2007},
  volume={104 2},
  pages={589-98}
}
The Emotion Recognition Task is a computer-generated paradigm for measuring the recognition of six basic facial emotional expressions: anger, disgust, fear, happiness, sadness, and surprise. Video clips of increasing length were presented, starting with a neutral face that changes into a facial expression of different intensities (20%-100%). The present study describes methodological aspects of the paradigm and its applicability in healthy participants (N=58; 34 men; ages between 22 and 75… CONTINUE READING