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Individual differences in hand movements during deception. / Vrij, Aldert; Akehurst, Lucy; Morris, Paul.

In: Journal of Nonverbal Behavior, Vol. 21, No. 2, 01.06.1997, p. 87-102.

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Vrij, Aldert ; Akehurst, Lucy ; Morris, Paul. / Individual differences in hand movements during deception. In: Journal of Nonverbal Behavior. 1997 ; Vol. 21, No. 2. pp. 87-102.

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