Thin slices of expressive behavior as predictors of interpersonal consequences: A meta-analysis.

@article{Ambady1992ThinSO,
  title={Thin slices of expressive behavior as predictors of interpersonal consequences: A meta-analysis.},
  author={N. Ambady and R. Rosenthal},
  journal={Psychological Bulletin},
  year={1992},
  volume={111},
  pages={256-274}
}
A meta-analysis was conducted on the accuracy of predictions of various objective outcomes in the areas of social and clinical psychology from short observations of expressive behavior (under 5 min). The overall effect size (/) for the accuracy of predictions for 38 different results was .39. Studies using longer periods of behavioral observation did not yield greater predictive accuracy; predictions based on observations under Vi min in length did not differ significantly from predictions… Expand
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