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    Gesture Experiments and Studies


      Gestures in general and hand gestures in particular are a form of body language demonstrating a person's intention or attitude in a non-verbal manner.

      Background Information

    • Gesture - Wikipedia [View Resource]
    • Communicating with Gestures [View Resource]
    • List of gestures [View Resource]

      K-12 Science Fair Projects and Experiments

    • Hand gestures of politicians [View Experiment]
    • The Effects of Personality Type on Hand Gestures [View Experiment]
    • What Are Your Hands Telling About Your Personality? [View Experiment]

      College Studies and Articles

    • Talking with Our Hands: Who Uses Gestures more Frequently? [View Experiment]
    • Arm / Hand Gesture and Communication [View Experiment]
    • The Role of Speech-Related Arm/Hand Gestures in Word Retrieval [View Experiment]
    • Evaluating the Efect of Gesture and Language on Personality Perception in Conversational Agents [View Experiment]
    • Hand gestures in speech: studies of their roles in social interaction [View Experiment]
    • The Communicative Value of Conversational Hand Gestures [View Experiment]
    • The Role of Gesture in Learning: Do Children Use Their Hands to Change Their Minds? [View Experiment]
    • Gestures convey substantive information about a child's thoughts to ordinary listeners [View Experiment]
    • Designing hand gesture vocabularies for natural interaction by combining psycho-physiological and recognition factors [View Thesis]

      Theses and Dissertations

    • A Study on Hand Gesture Recognition Technique [View Thesis]
    • The Misleading Potential of Communicative Hand Gestures in a Forensic Interview [View Thesis]

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