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ERIC Number: EJ634558
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0363-7751
A Probability Model of Accuracy in Deception Detection Experiments.
Park, Hee Sun; Levine, Timothy R.
Communication Monographs, v68 n2 p201-10 Jun 2001
Extends the recent work on the veracity effect in deception detection. Explains the probabilistic nature of a receiver's accuracy in detecting deception and analyzes a receiver's detection of deception in terms of set theory and conditional probability. Finds that accuracy is shown to be a function of the relevant conditional probability and the truth-lie base rate. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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