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Nonverbal communication of Dominance and Prestige

This line of research, led by Zak Witkower, examines the nonverbal behaviors used communicate high rank in the form of dominance and prestige (see Cheng, Tracy, Foulsham, Kingstone, & Henrich, 2013; Cheng, Tracy, & Henrich, 2010 for reviews of and prior research on these concepts). While past research has demonstrated that there are distinct vocal cues related to dominance (Cheng, Tracy, Ho, & Henrich, 2016), studies have yet to analyze distinct nonverbal behavioral signatures for these distinct forms of high rank.