Psychic stress analysis of Patty Hearst / by Larry Atterbury

Program Title:
Psychic stress analysis of Patty Hearst / by Larry Atterbury
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Unidentified interviewer talks with Larry Atterbury of KTTV Channel 11 Television in Los Angeles and Jim Barnes, who has performed a before-and-after psychological stress test on the voice of Patty Hearst based on two communiqués from the Symbionese Liberation Army (SLA). Barnes used a machine called the Psychological Stress Evaluator which measures the amount of stress in various phrases and words, to see if there was any difference in Patty Hearst's voice between the first SLA tape and the last.

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Date Recorded on: 
April 1974
Date Broadcast on: 
KPFK, Apr. 1974.
Item duration: 
1 reel (6 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, mono.
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Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archives, 1974
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