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Human Interaction Research, a Learning Process

Using a videotape depicting interpersonal sensitivity, Patterson tracks judgment accuracy in the test participants. Participants are asked to evaluate the nonverbal behaviors of the people featured in the scenes while he measures their judgments with a potentiometer.

The Power of Nonverbal Communication

Miles Patterson
Professor, Psychology
UM St. Louis

By Jacqueline Lampert