Recognition in Humans and Monkeys
The ability to
recognize and discriminate emotions expressed by other individuals
through facial expressions and body language is a core element of
social-emotional development. The Network has studied the development
of the ability to recognize faces and facial expressions of emotion.
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processing species specific during the first year of life? Science,
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J.P., Mendoza, S.P. & Amaral, D.G. (2001) Increased social fear
and decreased fear of objects in monkeys with neonatal amygdala
lesions. Neuroscience 106(4):653-658.
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