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Nonverbal signals of body movement, posture, gesture, and gaze.

Body language

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Process used to identify a guilty person by use of multiple-choice questions related to the crime and inference.

Guilty Knowledge Test

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A state of arousal involving facial and bodily changes, brain activation, cognitive appraisals, subjective feelings, and tendencies toward action, all shaped by cultural rules.

Emotion

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The explanations that people make of their own and other people's behaviors, characteristics.

Attributions

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Expression of an emotion that the person does not really feel, often because of a role requirement.

Emotion work

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Based on the assumption that a lie generates emotional arousal.

Polygraph ("lie detector")

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The process by which the facial muscles send messages to the brain about the basic emotion being expressed.

Facial feedback

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Emotions considered to be universal and biologically based; they generally include fear, anger, sadness, joy, surprise, disgust, and contempt.

Primary emotions

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Parts of the prefrontal cortex are involved in regulating emotions.

Emotion regulation

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Emotions that develop with cognitive maturity and vary across individuals and cultures.

Secondary emotions