Reverse Speech

Reverse speech is a pseudoscience first advocated by David John Oates which gained publicity when it was mentioned on Art Bell's nightly Coast to Coast AM radio talk show. It claims that during spoken language production, human speakers subconsciously produce hidden messages that give insights into their innermost thoughts. Oates claims that it has applications in psychotherapy, criminology and business negotiation. Its claims have been rejected, however, by mainstream science and academia.

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Reverse Speech - Rejection By Scientific Community
... Others have criticized "reverse speech" as lacking a rigorous methodology and not being informed by an understanding of issues in linguistics, and characterized Oates as "more interested in making a profit than ... Reverse speech has been compared to the controversial field (labelled a pseudoscience by some) of neuro-linguistic programming ... One report has questioned whether reverse speech was ever really used in police work, as Oates claimed ...

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