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[Xmca-l] Re: Questioning universal core emotions



Here's the paper on verbal display...

Martin

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On May 4, 2014, at 11:05 AM, mike cole <lchcmike@gmail.com> wrote:

> Both the Ekman and this task were "western-type", Carol. Both used
> photographs, for openers.  As to the people referred to in Namibia, you
> know a lot more than I do, that is for sure! I will get the published
> article when I get a chance. If its boring, delete! If its a fraud,
> call it out with all the aspersions you like.  :-)
> mike
> 
> 
> 
> On Sun, May 4, 2014 at 6:55 AM, Carol Macdonald <carolmacdon@gmail.com>wrote:
> 
>> Well Mike
>> 
>> I am here working in Namibia for the year, and I would like to know where
>> these Himba people are.  I mean the ones referred to in the article: I am
>> not sure they are *so *isolated - they are well recognised as one of the
>> language groups.  And I think there is also an elephant in the room here.
>> This is a western-type task, and Luria would have been quick to point that
>> out. What makes this woman think that this task would be the equivalent to
>> the others.
>> 
>> Just a couple of basic principles to cast a small aspersion on this
>> research.
>> 
>> Carol
>> 
>> 
>> On 4 May 2014 14:16, mike cole <lchcmike@gmail.com> wrote:
>> 
>>> Perhaps of interest
>>> mike
>>> 
>>> 
>>> http://www.psypost.org/2014/03/the-six-universal-facial-expressions-are-not-universal-cross-cultural-study-shows-23471
>>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> --
>> Carol A  Macdonald Ph D (Edin)
>> Developmental psycholinguist
>> Academic, Researcher,  and Editor
>> Honorary Research Fellow: Department of Linguistics, Unisa
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
>>