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communication

the methods human beings use to exchange ideas, concepts, feelings, symbols, etc.

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the three types of communication

verbal, nonverbal, written

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types of nonverbal communication

body language, gestures, facial expressions, body proximity, eye contact, smell

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body language

the use of the whole body or the different parts of the body to communicate emotions

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gesture

a movement of part of the body to express an idea or meaning

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facial expression

an arrangement of the facial muscles to communicate thoughts, emotions, and/or attitudes

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body proximity

the distance one is separated by from another

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eye contact

direct visual contact with the eyes of another person

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olfactory communication

communication by smell

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the three ways human behavior is classified by

human universal (hu), generalized trait (gt), cultural specific (ct)

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human universal

a human trait, custom, or sociocultural practice that exists in every known society (ex: family)

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generalized trait

a trait that is found in several cultures, but not all (ex: gestures)

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cultural specific

a trait that is found in only one culture (ex: american flag)

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the facial expressions charles darwin identified as universal

happiness, sadness, fear, anger, contempt, surprise

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why charles darwin believed the expressions were universal

they were biologically hardwired

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the facial expression that was eliminated from charles darwin's list later on

contempt

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recent research about charles darwin's theory

expressions are learned, not hardwired

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expressions identified as being key in east asian culture

shame, pride, guilt

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subjects

the people being studied/tested

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raters

the people who observed the subjects and determined how much rapport they showed

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rapport

how well people get along

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the different ways that the raters had to evaluate the rapport

just seeing, just hearing, reading the transcript, reading the transcript and seeing, seeing and hearing

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most effective mean of communication according to experiment

just seeing

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Why is nonverbal communication important?

it provides insights into a person's true thoughts and emotions that you can't decipher with only words

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