Lie Detection and the Social Functions of Deception
A guide to resources for PWR 2SGA: Lie Detection and the Social Functions of Deception. Course topics include: the psychology and physiology of lying? the social function of lying? Body Language of Lying: gestures, facial expressions, voice, or word choices; ethical, philosophical, and rhetorical questions regarding the role of deception in human communication.
Use these sources to help you pick a topic and to provide context to your research based argument.
Online Reference Searches: "Deception"
Find Search Terms, Topic ideas, and Expert Scholars in a field of Research Using a Reference Database. Here's an example:
Searchworks Subject term: Rhetoric--Deception
A sample search and resulting items for the subject Rhetoric/subtopic Deception. Look at other books with similar call numbers using the Browse by Call Number feature for each selected title.
Suggested Databases for study of Gesture and Deception
Besides the selected general and subject-specific databases listed here , try these databases for Articles on Psychology, Philosophy, Sociology and Communication and Media perspectives on Deception and Lie Detection