|
1 minute reading

Facial expressions of emotion are universal, not learned differently in each culture

Facial expressions of emotion are universal, not learned differently in each culture Facial expressions of emotion are universal, not learned differently in each culture
Source: LOUI JOVER via Saarchiart
The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals
From a book
The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals
Font size
A
12 24 17
A

Darwin in his great 1872 book, “The Expression of Emotions in Man and Animals” puts forth that a specific set of six universal emotions, namely:

- anger and fear,

- surprise and disgust,

- joy and sadness

“The language of the emotions” as he terms these facial expressions and body language, are considered to be the result of natural selection and the process of evolution, and shared across cultures and civilizations, ingrained in our genetic makeup.

Comments are small addendum used to provided quick feedback. They are intentionally limited in size and formatting.


Please enter a value.

Examples (0)

Loading …

Your example


Please enter a value.
Similar articles
Category:
People
All things beautiful have an element of strangeness
All things beautiful have an element of strangeness
GIF
Club Innovation & culture France

Beauty always has an element of strangeness. I do not mean a deliberate cold form of strangeness, for in that case it would be a monstrous thing that had jumped the rails of life. But I do mean that it always contains a certain degree of strangeness, of simple, unintended, unconscious strangeness, and that this form of strangeness is what gives it the right to be called beauty. It is its hallmark, its special characteristic. Reverse the proposition and try to imagine a commonplace beauty! (…) This element of strangeness which constitutes and defines individuality, without which there is no beauty, plays in art (and may the precision of this comparison excuse its triviality) the role of taste or flavouring in cookery; if the individual usefulness or the degree of nutritious value they contain be excepted, viands differ from each other only by the idea they reveal to the tongue.

| Approved
Category:
People

Sometimes people are beautiful.
Not in looks.
Not in what they say.
Just in what they are.

| Approved
Category:
People
Everyone likes to be called by their name Everyone likes to be called by their name
Author unknow via Pinterest

Practice calling people by their names. Every year shrewd manufacturers sell more briefcases, pencils, Bibles, and hundreds of other items just by putting the buyer’s name on the product. People like to be called by name. It gives everyone a boost to be addressed by name.

| Approved
Category:
People
We all have a dark side
We all have a dark side
GIF
ajamesmccarthy via reddit

Everyone is a moon, and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody

| Approved
Categories:
Biology
1 minute reading

(…) this chain-link of concepts and body parts and sensations creates what scientist Antonio Damasio calls a somatic marker—a kind ...

| Approved
Row:Column:
×
Row:Column:
×