Dream Rebound

@article{Wegner2004DreamR,
  title={Dream Rebound},
  author={Daniel M. Wegner and Richard M. Wenzlaff and Megan N. Kozak},
  journal={Psychological Science},
  year={2004},
  volume={15},
  pages={232 - 236}
}
People spent 5 min before sleep at home writing their stream of thought as they suppressed thoughts of a target person, thought of the person, or wrote freely after mentioning the person. These presleep references generally prompted people to report increased dreaming about the person. However, suppression instructions were particularly likely to have this influence, increasing dreaming about the person as measured both by participants' self-ratings of their dreams and by raters' coding of… Expand

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