ERIC Number: ED185514
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Analysis of "Babar Loses His Crown." Technical Report No. 169.
Green, G. M.; And Others
This report presents the text analysis of "Babar Loses His Crown," a story for beginning readers. (The techniques used in arriving at the analysis are presented in a Reading Center Technical Report, Number 168, "Problems and Techniques of Text Analysis.") Tables are given for a statistical lexical analysis and for a syntactic analysis. Analyses of text level properties, such as intermediate level plot structure, highest level plot summary, story grammar, and text connective inference are also included. An examination of the illustrations and layout includes reports on the relation between texts and illustration, analysis of the layout, analysis of sentences interrupted by line ends, and analysis of illustrations and graphics. (MKM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana. Center for the Study of Reading.; Bolt, Beranek and Newman, Inc., Cambridge, MA.