Vocal Emotion Recognition Across Disparate Cultures

  title={Vocal Emotion Recognition Across Disparate Cultures},
  author={Gregory A. Bryant and H. Clark Barrett},
Th ere exists substantial cultural variation in how emotions are expressed, but there is also considerable evidence for universal properties in facial and vocal affective expressions. Th is is the first empirical effort examining the perception of vocal emotional expressions across cultures with little common exposure to sources of emotion stimuli, such as mass media. Shuar hunterhorticulturalists from Amazonian Ecuador were able to reliably identify happy, angry, fearful and sad vocalizations… CONTINUE READING

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