ERIC Number: EJ542518
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
"Who Was 'Shadow'?" The Computer Knows: Applying Grammar-Program Statistics in Content Analyses to Solve Mysteries about Authorship.
Ellis, Barbara G.; Dick, Steven J.
Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly, v73 n4 p947-62 Win 1996
Employs the statistics-documentation portion of a word-processing program's grammar-check feature together with qualitative analyses to determine that Henry Watterson, long-time editor of the "Louisville Courier-Journal," was probably the South's famed Civil War correspondent "Shadow." (TB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A