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The perception of emotional expressions in incarcerated youth.
Evan Douglas Vike (author)Glend Prkachin (Thesis advisor)University of Northern British Columbia (Degree granting institution)
Master of Science (MSc)
Number of pages in document: 107
The aim of this study was to explore if the social difficulties experienced by incarcerated youth are related, in part, to some deficit in perceiving socially important information conveyed by facial expressions of emotion. Furthermore, it sought to investigate the underlying structural or functional impairment of processing facial emotion within this subpopulation. -- p.ii.
Facial expression -- Psychological aspects.Emotions -- Psychological aspects.Juvenile delinquents -- Psychology.