Monday, April 7, 2014

Lie Detector Tests are Actually Accurate: Myth or Reality

A: Myth.  At least according to this interesting list of 10 myths of psychology over at RealClearScience.com.  Here's an interesting slice from the lie detector myth:
But such physiological reactions are not universal. Moreover, when one learns to control factors like perspiration and heart rate, one can easily pass a lie detector test.
Click here to read more about the lie detectori ssue as well as to access the other nine myths.