Cross-Cutting Theme Program
How to (De)Humanize Another Person: New Data from Fundamental Dimensions of Social Cognition
Saturday, May 25, 2013,
3:10 PM - 3:40 PM
Building blocks of social cognition—perceived warmth/trustworthiness and status/competence—have shown characteristic neural and muscular signatures, in keeping with their apparent universality. New data focus on groups seen as allies, but lower and higher status, and how we respond accordingly.