You want to know the truth? Then don't mimic!

Abstract

Mimicry facilitates the ability to understand what other people are feeling. The present research investigated whether this is also true when the expressions that are being mimicked do not reflect the other person's true emotions. In interactions, targets either lied or told the truth, while observers mimicked or did not mimic the targets' facial and… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-9280.2009.02350.x

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