Browse Articles By Category Browse an area of study or degree level. Exogenous orienting of attention depends upon the ability to execute eye movements. The psychology of facial expression 1 ed. Despite these findings, it has been argued that the processing of emotional faces nonetheless requires top-down control of attention [ 7 ]. What teachers are saying about Study.
The results reported here provide a detailed account of emotion recognition in a neurotypical sample and shows that various parameters, including accuracy, RT, and dwell time on the eyes and the mouth are sensitive to differences in the type of expressions, the intensity of the expression, and the gender of the face displaying the expression.
S3 File Dwell Time minimal dataset. Others lower their eyes to signal respect, and similarly eye contact is avoided in Nigeria;  however, in western cultures this could be misinterpreted as lacking self-confidence. In addition, long-term studies on age-related changes in the face and their relation to frequently experienced emotions, and on changes in emotion schemas, which may be related to contact frequency with different age groups, may shed further light on gradual evolvement of these mechanisms. Age differences in emotion recognition skills and the visual scanning of emotion faces. Overall, responses were slowest, but also most accurate, for female faces.