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Emotional vocalizations
Emotional vocalizations are central to human social life. Recent studies have documented that people recognize at least 13 emotions in brief vocalizations. This capacity emerges early in development, is preserved in some form across cultures, and informs how people respond emotionally to music.
What is poorly understood is how emotion recognition from vocalization is structured within what we call a semantic space, the study of which addresses questions critical to the field: How many distinct kinds of emotions can be expressed? Do expressions convey emotion categories or affective appraisals (e.g., valence, arousal)? Is the recognition of emotion expressions discrete or continuous?

Emotion categories (sympathy, awe), more so than affective appraisals (including valence and arousal), organize emotion recognition. In contrast to discrete emotion theories, the emotion categories conveyed by vocal bursts are bridged by smooth gradients with continuously varying meaning.

We visualize the complex, high-dimensional space of emotion conveyed by brief human vocalization within an online interactive map.

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Apr 27, 2020 12:44 AM
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It's just not "good form" when it comes to attribution ...
April 27, 2020
I think the topics is valuable for people who learning language.
Learning language is also learning about expression then related with emotional vocalizations.

April 27, 2020
I just wanna inform about the topics because its interesting.
In the link if you click one point one emotional then the sounds of emotional could be listened.
I paste from abstract because its authentic from the papers

April 27, 2020
I'm curious - why did you copy & paste the abstract and just paste the link to the interactive map?

April 27, 2020
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