Speech Prosody 2006

Dresden, Germany
May 2-5, 2006

Non-Verbal Expressions of Emotion - Acoustics, Valence and Cross Cultural factors

Sophie Scott, Disa Sauter

Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London, UK

This presentation will address aspects of the expression of emotion in non-verbal vocal behaviour, specifically attempting to determine the roles of both positive and negative emotions, their acoustic bases, and the extent to which these are recognized in non-Western cultures.

Full Paper

Bibliographic reference.  Scott, Sophie / Sauter, Disa (2006): "Non-verbal expressions of emotion - acoustics, valence and cross cultural factors", In SP-2006, paper 266.