Your face says it all? Not so fast

New research from Uni­ver­sity Dis­tin­guished Pro­fessor of Psy­chology Lisa Feldman Barrett’s lab refutes a decades-​​old belief in emo­tion science—that emo­tions are uni­ver­sally rec­og­nized across people and cultures.

Redefining emotion

In new research, Dis­tin­guished Pro­fessor of Psy­chology Lisa Feldman Bar­rett has ana­lyzed thou­sands of data points from neu­roimaging exper­i­ments to rede­fine the sci­en­tific con­cept of emotion.