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PUBLIC TALK: Science Exchange Series - First Impressions and Why They Matter

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Today's date is Monday, September 21, 2020
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Donít judge a book by its cover. Appearances can be deceiving. Despite these warnings, evidence shows that people canít help but make rapid judgements of character based on a mere glimpse of a strangerís face. These impressions really matter because they predict all sorts of social outcomes. For instance, children who look attractive are assumed to be smart by teachers, and are less likely to receive harsh discipline.

Dr Jemma Collova will discuss how psychology research can help us understand how we form first impressions from childrenís faces, whether these impressions are at all accurate, and how children learn to form these impressions too.
Speaker(s) Dr Jemma Collova
Location online
Contact Kirsty Brooks <[email protected]>
URL https://uwa.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_zL0srCZgRtObsTRCIlUrkg
Start Tue, 23 Jun 2020 16:00
End Tue, 23 Jun 2020 16:45
Submitted by Rilana Ostheim <[email protected]>
Last Updated Tue, 23 Jun 2020 12:01
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