ERIC Number: ED059215
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Jan
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Association and Uncertainty: Norms of Association to Ambiguous Words.
Perfetti, Charles A.; And Others
Norms of free association to common ambiguous English words are reported. Responses were categorized on the basis of sense relevance. On this basis, the sense dominance of the words was quantified, and the degree of ambiguity associated with each word estimated by the information measure U. This publication will be of interest primarily to researchers in verbal learning and psycholinguistics. (Author)
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Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Pittsburgh Univ., PA. Learning Research and Development Center.