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ERIC Number: ED257045
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985-May
Pages: 39
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Research on the Reading of Newspapers.
Sullivan, Betty L.
The review of the literature related to newspaper reading presented in this paper provides a useful background to educators seeking to broaden their understanding of newspaper research and its implications for classroom practice. The research is divided into readability studies, readership studies, and cognition, comprehension, and text analysis studies. It covers such topics as (1) typography, (2) newspaper design, (3) trends in readership, (4) play theory of newspaper reading, (5) frame analysis of news, and (6) text analysis of newspaper reading. A section containing implications and conclusions of the review and an 11-page bibliography are included. (HOD)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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