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Jacqueline Woolley, Chair The University of Texas at Austin, SEA 4.212, Austin, TX 78712 • (512) 475-7596

To Predict Dating Success, the Secret's in the Pronouns

Posted: May 2, 2012

Social psychologist James Pennebaker was interviewed recently on National Public Radio's Morning Edition. Dr. Pennebaker talked about his research on "function words", a topic he explores in his book, The Secret Life of Pronouns, and discusses how the words that people used during speed dating to determine how well a couple would get along. more > | Listen to interview

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