Slotnick, Henry B.
January 1974
Journal of Business Communication;Winter74, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p11
Academic Journal
This study examines the accuracy with which the computer could simulate human judgments of the overall quality of formal letters written by adults aged 26-33. The initial correlation between machine and human scoring was .85, and a subsequent test of the generalizability of the findings yielded a correlation of .78, Measures of fluency, diction, and spelling were important predictors of overall quality.


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