BAP Coding Scheme Download
The BODY ACTION AND POSTURE coding system
for coding expressive body movement
The xml version of the Body Action and Posture coding scheme including the manual is available for not-for-profit research free of charge. The Body Action and Posture (BAP) coding system was developed using the GEMEP corpus of emotional expressions at the Swiss Center for Affective Sciences, University of Geneva. A description of the tool can be found in Dael, Mortillaro & Scherer, 2012.
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Dael, N., Mortillaro, M., & Scherer, K. R. (2012). The Body Action and Posture Coding System (BAP): Development and Reliability. Journal of Nonverbal Behavior, 36(2), 97–121. doi:10.1007/s10919-012-0130-0
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