"But some of his most interesting work has to do with power dynamics. He says that by analyzing…"

Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 10:21 am

But some of his most interesting work has to do with power dynamics. He says that by analyzing language you can easily tell who among two people has power in a relationship, and their relative social status.

“It’s amazingly simple,” Pennebaker says, “Listen to the relative use of the word “I.”

What you find is completely different from what most people would think. The person with the higher status uses the word “I” less.



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