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Darwin never claimed in his great book, The Expression of Emotions in Man and Animalsthat all facial expressions are universal—only a specific set of expressions that he had observed and studied.

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They found strong cross-cultural agreement in the labeling of those expressions. Might mass media account for cross-cultural agreement? Ekman addressed this question by studying people in a Stone Age culture in New Guinea, who had seen few if any outsiders and no media portrayals of emotion.

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These preliterate people also recognized the same emotions when shown the Darwin-Tomkins set. The capacity for humans in radically different cultures to label facial expressions from a list of emotion terms has been replicated nearly times.

Feldman-Barrett is right to ask whether individuals in radically different cultures provide similar interpretations of 6 facial expressions humans expressions, if allowed to describe the expressions on their own terms, rather than from a list. One of us Dacher Keltner and psychologist Jonathan Haidt conducted such a study, comparing the free responses to the Darwin-Tomkins set of expressions, and some other expressions with people in rural India and the U.

Once again, the findings of universality were clear-cut.

These measure spontaneous facial expressions in numerous, different emotional contexts. Ekman and Wallace Friesen published what might be the first such study, comparing the spontaneous facial expressions shown by Japanese and American subjects in a private and public setting, finding universal facial expressions—the Darwin-Tomkins set—in private, and different expressions in public.

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Since then, over studies have been published measuring spontaneous facial expressions, enough to justify two volumes reprinting the articles of dozens of scientists by Oxford University Press.

Another large body of research has established different 6 facial expressions humans of physiology—in bodily changes generated by Autonomic Nervous System ANS activity and in brain activity—coinciding with the appearance of the Darwin-Tomkins set of facial expressions.


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