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Nonverbal Communication

Synopsis
An overview of research and theory on human communication on a non-verbal level, through gesture, body posture, intonation, eye contact and facial expression. Interviews Edward Hall on interpersonal distance, Michael Argyle on the equilibrium theory of eye contact, Robert Rosenthal on gender differences in the perception of non-verbal behaviour, Robert Akaret on gestures and expressions in photographs, and Eibl-Eibesfeldt on biological programmingof facial expression. Also discusses the Davis studies on paralinguistics.
Series
Social Psychology, Series
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Film; Video; Film. 16mm. sd. col. 23 min. Videocassette. VHS. col. 23 min.
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of production
1976
Availability
Sale; 1997 sale: US$249.00 (+p&p) (Insight)
Uses
Social psychology or introductory psychology courses.
Subjects
Psychology
Keywords
communication skills; non-verbal communication; social psychology

Credits

Director
Harry From
Producer
Stanley Milgram

Distribution Formats

Type
Film
Format
16mm

Production Company

Name

Forum III Films

Name

Harper & Row

Distributor

Name

Insight Media

Email
custserv@insight-media.com
Web
http://www.insight-media.com External site opens in new window
Phone
+1 212 721 6316
Fax
+1 212 799 5309
Address
2162 Broadway
New York
NY 10024 6621
USA
Notes
US-based distributor of an extensive range of DVD, video and CD-ROM titles for university, secondary and vocational education. Catalogue divided into the following sections: Architecture & Design; Business & Economics; Communication; Counselling & Social Work; Drama, Music & Dance; Education; Engineering; Language & Culture; Nursing & Allied Health; Physical Education; Science & Agriculture; Social Sciences. A recent development is a dedicated video-on-demand website http://www.insight-media-digital.com/ which includes a particularly strong nursing library.
Name

Pennsylvania State University, Media Sales

Email
MediaSales@cde.psu.edu
Web
http://www.libraries.psu.edu/mtss External site opens in new window
Phone
+1 814 863 3102
Fax
+1 814 865 3172
Address
820 University Drive, Suite D
University Park
PA 16802-1003
USA

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