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Acute stress reduces perceived trustworthiness of male racial outgroup faces

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Outgroup members are often perceived as threating and untrustworthy, and this is particularly true for judgments of outgroup males. As race influences perceptions of group membership, male racial outgroup faces (MROFs) are judged as less trustworthy than male racial ingroup faces (MRIFs). Neurologically, this effect is mediated by amygdala activation, a brain region central to the processing of fear-related stimuli, threat detection, vigilance regulation and facial trustworthiness. As acute s...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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Accepted Manuscript

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10.1007/s40750-017-0065-0

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDM; NDM Experimental Medicine
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Social Sciences Division
Department:
Anthropology
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Springer International Publishing Publisher's website
Journal:
Adaptive Human Behavior and Physiology Journal website
Volume:
3
Issue:
4
Pages:
282-292
Publication date:
2017-05-16
Acceptance date:
2017-04-19
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ISSN:
2198-7335
Pubs id:
pubs:810815
URN:
uri:2f7ed78d-cac0-4370-9165-58d089f16a2f
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uuid:2f7ed78d-cac0-4370-9165-58d089f16a2f
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pubs:810815

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