The secret life of pronouns: flexibility in writing style and physical health.

@article{Campbell2003TheSL,
  title={The secret life of pronouns: flexibility in writing style and physical health.},
  author={R. Sherlock Campbell and James W. Pennebaker},
  journal={Psychological science},
  year={2003},
  volume={14 1},
  pages={
          60-5
        }
}
Numerous disclosure studies have demonstrated that individuals randomly assigned to write about emotional topics evidence improved physical health compared with those who write about superficial topics. The writing samples from three previously published studies of 74 first-year students, 50 upper-division students, and 59 maximum-security prisoners were reanalyzed using Latent Semantic Analysis (LSA) to explore possible relationships of writing content and style to changes in frequency of… CONTINUE READING

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