The Journal of Nonverbal Behavior publishes peer-reviewed original theoretical and empirical research papers on all major areas of nonverbal behavior. The coverage extends to paralanguage, proxemics, facial expressions, eye contact, face-to-face interaction, and nonverbal emotional expression, as well as other relevant topics which contribute to the scientific understanding of nonverbal processes and behavior.

  • Original research on all areas of nonverbal behavior
  • Covers paralanguage, proxemics, facial expressions, eye contact, face-to-face interaction and nonverbal emotional expression
  • Includes other relevant topics contributing to scientific understanding

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  • H.S. Friedman
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Hybrid. Open Access options available

Journal metrics

1.86 (2018)
Impact factor
2.157 (2018)
Five year impact factor
64 days
Submission to first decision
391 days
Submission to acceptance
118,910 (2019)
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1573-3653
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0191-5886
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