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The secret life of pronouns : what our words say about us, James W. Pennebaker

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The secret life of pronouns : what our words say about us
Title
The secret life of pronouns
Title remainder
what our words say about us
Statement of responsibility
James W. Pennebaker
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on groundbreaking research in computational linguistics to explain what language choices reveal about feelings, self-concept, and social intelligence, in a lighthearted treatise that also explores the language personalities of famous individuals
Summary
Draws on groundbreaking research in computational linguistics to explain what language choices reveal about feelings, self-concept, and social intelligence, in a lighthearted treatise that also explores the language personalities of famous individuals
Writing style
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10009768
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Pennebaker, James W
Dewey number
425/.55
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1261
LC item number
.P46 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
Target audience
adult
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what our words say about us
Label
The secret life of pronouns : what our words say about us, James W. Pennebaker
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-333) and index
Contents
Discovering the secret life of the most forgettable words -- Ignoring the content, celebrating the style -- The words of sex, age, and power -- Personality: finding the person within -- Emotion detection -- Lying words -- The language of status, power, and leadership -- The language of love -- Seeing groups, companies, and communities through their words -- Word sleuthing -- Appendix: a handy guide for spotting and interpreting function words in the wild
Control code
ocn682894538
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xii, 352 p.
Isbn
9781608194803
Lccn
2011001289
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)682894538
Label
The secret life of pronouns : what our words say about us, James W. Pennebaker
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-333) and index
Contents
Discovering the secret life of the most forgettable words -- Ignoring the content, celebrating the style -- The words of sex, age, and power -- Personality: finding the person within -- Emotion detection -- Lying words -- The language of status, power, and leadership -- The language of love -- Seeing groups, companies, and communities through their words -- Word sleuthing -- Appendix: a handy guide for spotting and interpreting function words in the wild
Control code
ocn682894538
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xii, 352 p.
Isbn
9781608194803
Lccn
2011001289
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)682894538

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