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Deception, Linguistic Cues to

  • By: Matthew L. Newman
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Mind
  • Edited by: Harold Pashler
  • Subject:Linguistics (general), Cognitive Psychology (general)

Much of human social interaction involves trying to uncover what other people think and feel. At the same time, it is often advantageous for people to try to conceal their thoughts and feelings. This discrepancy has given rise to a substantial ...