Temperamental Predictors of Categoriality of Perception of Facial Expressions



We study the differentiation of expression of the faces of subjects with different levels of extraversion and neuroticism. The effectiveness of differentiation was set by the result of the implementation of discriminatory ABX-problem. Stimulus material was a pair of images combined expression of a person belonging to the transitional series “joy-fear”, “fear-anger”, “anger-joy”. Indicators of extraversion and neuroticism were determined using a questionnaire EPI. It is shown that the effect of categoriality of perception of expression differently pronounced for groups of subjects with different levels of extraversion and neuroticism.

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Keywords: expression of a person, categorial perception, discrimination task, facial image morphing, EPI, extraversion, neuroticism, predictors of categoriality of perception

Journal rubric: Psychology of Perception

For citation: Zhegallo A.V. Temperamental Predictors of Categoriality of Perception of Facial Expressions. Eksperimental'naâ psihologiâ = Experimental Psychology (Russia), 2009. Vol. 2, no. 3, pp. 67–77. (In Russ., аbstr. in Engl.)


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Information About the Authors

Alexander V. Zhegallo, PhD in Psychology, Senior Researcher at the Laboratory of Systems Research of the Psyche, Institute of Psychology of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Researcher at the Center for Experimental Psychology of MSUPE, Moscow, Russia, ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5307-0083, e-mail: zhegalloav@ipran.ru



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