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Deception and self-awareness

Lawson, Glyn; Stedmon, Alex; Zhang, Chloe; Eubanks, Dawn; Frumkin, Lara

Authors

Glyn Lawson glyn.lawson@nottingham.ac.uk

Alex Stedmon alex.stedmon@nottingham.ac.uk

Chloe Zhang kz222@bath.ac.uk

Dawn Eubanks d.eubanks@bath.ac.uk

Lara Frumkin l.frumkin@uel.ac.uk



Abstract

This paper presents a study conducted for the Shades of Grey EPSRC research project (EP/H02302X/1), which aims to develop a suite of interventions for identifying terrorist activities. The study investigated the body movements demonstrated by participants while waiting to be interviewed, in one of two conditions: preparing to lie or preparing to tell the truth. The effect of self-awareness was also investigated, with half of the participants sitting in front of a full length mirror during the waiting period. The other half faced a blank wall. A significant interaction was found for the duration of hand/arm movements between the deception and self-awareness conditions (F=4.335, df=1;76, p

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APA6 Citation Lawson, G., Stedmon, A., Zhang, C., Eubanks, D., & Frumkin, L. Deception and self-awareness
Publisher URL http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-642-21741-8_44
Copyright Statement Copyright information regarding this work can be found at the following address: http://eprints.nottingh.../end_user_agreement.pdf
Additional Information Published in: Harris, D. (ed.), Engineering psychology and cognitive ergonomics: 9th international conference, EPCE 2011, held as part of HCI International 2011, Orlando, FL, USA, July 9-14, 2011: proceedings. Heidelberg: Springer, 2011, Lecture notes in computer science, 6781. ISBN: 9783642217401. pp. 414-423.


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