New Study: Body Language, Not Facial Expressions, Broadcasts What's Happening to Us?

Fcail Expressions

Science Daily has an interesting piece on a study just conducted on facial expressions and bodylanguage that i feel gets to the root of reading body language, which is seeing the full picture. Its the combination of reading facial expressions gestures in context that matters if your looking for an accurate reading of someone.

"If you think that you can judge by examining someone's facial expressions if he has just hit the jackpot in the lottery or lost everything in the stock market -- think again. Researchers at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and at New York University and Princeton University have discovered that -- despite what leading theoretical models and conventional wisdom might indicate -- it just doesn't work that way."

Read the whole piece here: