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Exaggeration

  • By: Webster B. Baker
  • In: Encyclopedia of Deception
  • Edited by: Timothy R. Levine
  • Subject:Interpersonal Relationships, Interpersonal Communication, Moral Development

Exaggeration has been a familiar part of society since at least the time of Aristotle. Whether it is exaggeration in literary form or in everyday life, exaggeration is a cognitive behavior to which society has become accustomed. Exaggeration may be as ...

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