NYU Steinhardt

Nonverbal Communication: Classic Literature, Current Research Trends and Psychotherapy Process Research

  • Course Number: APSY-GE 2602
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: Four sessions will be devoted to the classic literature on facial expression of emotion, body movement & personality/character, developmental studies of movement expression, & cultural differences in movement. Five sessions will deal with the work of key nonverbal communication researchers of the past two decades & the themes of decoding capacity & accuracy, nonverbal indices of rapport & bonding, the role of movement in social organization & regulation of interaction, bodily expression of emotion & attitude, & current trends in cross-cultural movement research.
  • Old Course Number: E63.2602