eye contact


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eye contact

A direct look into the eyes of another.
See also: contact
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A nonconcurrent multiple baseline across subjects design for Katy and Roy and a concurrent multiple baseline across subjects design for Jennifer and Charles was used to assess the effects of EID with and without eye contact and CP on compliance levels (Hayes, Barlow, & Nelson-Gray, 1999).
As with example 1, this physical position prevents eye contact and we can observe that the conversation is slowed down with silences.
No attempt was made to assess their personality characteristics to see if differences in certain traits would influence the perceptions they developed based on duration of eye contact.
He emphasizes the importance of a positive posture consisting of a smile, direct use of regulators like nodding, eye contact, and a relaxed attitude.
Dr Helena Webb, of King's College London, commented that a lack of eye contact from doctors is a common source of complaints, with patients feeling "they are not being listened to.
Lead researcher Frances Chen, who conducted the studies at the University of Freiburg, Germany, said that their findings showed that direct eye contact makes sceptical listeners less likely to change their minds, not more, as previously believed.
The DVE Huddle 70 uniquely positions the camera behind an image plane at eye level, hidden from view, providing true eye contact for system users.
The checkout assistant apologised for the wait but did not make eye contact, greet the customer or offer to help with packing.
UNHAPPY people avoid making eye contact and find it hard to connect with others - but they are more likely to notice a new haircut, research claims.
Using a multiple baseline across scripts design, the participants were taught to engage in both eye contact and vocal behavior without the presentation of a vocal discriminative stimulus from the conversant.
A firm and confident handshake, accompanied with a smile and good eye contact.
We made awkward eye contact with each other all day long, and he finally walked up to me and asked, "Are you gay?