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Paul Ekman (1351)

Interests
Personality and social, psychological study of social issues
Nationality
American
Born
1934, Washington, D.C., USA
Short Biography
Paul Ekman (born February 15, 1934) is an American psychologist who is a pioneer in the study of emotions and their relation to facial expressions. He has created an "atlas of emotions" with more than ten thousand facial expressions, and has gained a ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • BA New York University, 1954
  • MA Adelphi University, 1955
  • PhD Adelphi University, 1958
Appointments & Honors
  • Professor, University of California, San Francisco, 1958
  • NIMH, Research Scientist Award, 1972, 1976, 1981
  • Series Co-editor, Emotion and Social Interaction, 1979
  • Fulbright Senior Professor, Leningrad STATC University, 1983
  • Faculty Research Lecturer, University of California, San Francisco, 1983
Principal Publications
  • 1969 The repertoire of nonverbal behavior. Semiotica, 1, 49-98 (with W. V. Friesen).
  • 1969 Nonverbal leakage and clues to deception. Psychiatry, 32, 88-105 (with W. V. Friesen).
  • 1969 Pan-cultural elements in facial displays and emotion. Science, 164 (3875), 86-8 (with W. V. Friesen and E. R. Sorenson).
  • 1971 Constants across cultures in the face and emotion. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 17, 124-283 (with W. V. Friesen).
  • 1972 Universals and cultural differences in facial expressions of emotion. In J. Cole (ed.), Nebraska Symposium on Motivation, 1971. University of Nebraska Press.
  • 1973 Darwin and Facial Expression. Academic Press.
  • 1975 Unmasking the Face. Prentice-Hall (with W. V. Friesen).
  • 1976 Measuring facial movement. Journal of Environmental Psychology and Nonverbal behavior, 1, 56-75 (with W. V. Friesen).
  • 1978 Facial Action Coding Systems. Friesen Consulting Psychologists Press.
  • 1981 Face of Man. Garland.
  • 1983 Autonomic nervous system activity distinguishes between emotions. Science, 221, 1208-10 (with W. V. Friesen and R. W. Levenson).
  • 1985 Telling Lies. Norton.
  • 1985 Is the startle reaction an emotion? Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 49 (5), 1416-21 (with W. V. Friesen and R. C. Simmons).
  • 1985 Telling Lies: Clues to Deceit in the Marketplace, Marriage and Politics. Norton.
  • 1988 Gesichtsausdruck und Gefuhl: 20 Jahre Forschung von Paul Ekman. Junfermann-Verlag.