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Advances in Psychological Science    2019, Vol. 27 Issue (8) : 1394-1403     DOI: 10.3724/SP.J.1042.2019.01394
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The time course and influence factors of facial trustworthiness processing
ZHANG Kunkun,ZHANG Keye,ZHANG Huoyin,LUO Wenbo()
Research Center of Brain and Cognitive Neuroscience, Liaoning Normal University, Dalian 116029, China
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Facial trustworthiness plays a key role in how we express and understand social signals. During social interactions, people quickly judge the trustworthiness of others through subtle facial cues in order to make choices in daily life. The researchers delved into behavioral and ERP studies related to the time course of facial trustworthiness processing, and explored the life-span development of facial trustworthiness, as well as the influence of face emotions and face gender on the evaluation of facial trustworthiness. Further research is needed to improve the ecological validity of stimuli used in facial trustworthiness studies, to expand the study of facial trustworthiness in adolescents and aging population, and to consider the contextual effects on facial trustworthiness assessment.

Keywords facial trustworthiness      life-span development      emotion      gender      ERP     
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Issue Date: 25 June 2019
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