Topic: James W. Pennebaker

Author, Professor to Analyze What the Language You Use Really Says About You

Dec. 2, 2011

Event: The Austin Forum on Science, Technology and Society will host: "How Our Words Reflect Who We Are" presented by James W. Pennebaker, Liberal Arts Foundation Centennial Professor, Department Chair of the Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin.

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Professor's Database Helps Facebook Develop Happiness Index

Oct. 12, 2009
James W. Pennebaker

There is a 9.7 percent increase in happiness on Fridays compared with the worst day of the week, Monday. That is among the discoveries made by Facebook researchers with access to two years of anonymous "status updates" from 100 million users in the U.S. "It's early," said James W.

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