Implicit psychophysiology: Effects of common beliefs and idiosyncratic physiological responses symptom reporting.

@article{Pennebaker1983ImplicitPE,
  title={Implicit psychophysiology: Effects of common beliefs and idiosyncratic physiological responses symptom reporting.},
  author={James W. Pennebaker and David I. Epstein},
  journal={Journal of personality},
  year={1983},
  volume={51 3},
  pages={468-496}
}
Every individual exhibits unique perceptual, behavioral, and physiological responses within and across a variety of settings. Despite the idiosyncratic nature of responses, we seek to establish theories that generalize across a large number of individuals. A strict idiographic method intensively examines the response patterns of a small number of… CONTINUE READING