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Melissa M. Littlefield [4]Melissa Littlefield [1]
  1. Constructing the Organ of Deceit: The Rhetoric of fMRI and Brain Fingerprinting in Post-9/11 America.Melissa Littlefield - 2009 - Science, Technology, and Human Values 34 (3):365-392.
    Functional magnetic resonance imaging and the electroencephalography -based technology of Brain Fingerprinting have been hailed as the next, best technologies for lie detection in America, particularly in the context of post-9/11 anxiety. In scientific journals and the popular press, each has been juxtaposed and deemed superior to traditional polygraphy, which measures changes in the autonomic nervous system and correlates these fluctuations with emotions such as anxiety, fear, and guilt. The author contends that the juxtaposition of polygraphy and brain-based detection is (...)
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    Contextualizing Neuro-Collaborations: Reflections on a Transdisciplinary fMRI Lie Detection Experiment.Melissa M. Littlefield, Kasper des FitzgeraldKnudsen, James Tonks & Martin J. Dietz - 2014 - Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 8.
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    Feminist Theory and/of Science: Feminist Theory Special Issue.Melissa M. Littlefield & Susan Squier - 2004 - Feminist Theory 5 (2):123-126.
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    Being Asked to Tell an Unpleasant Truth About Another Person Activates Anterior Insula and Medial Prefrontal Cortex.Melissa M. Littlefield, Martin J. Dietz, Kasper J. des FitzgeraldKnudsen & James Tonks - 2015 - Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 9.