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ERIC Number: EJ162486
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1977
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Integrative Processing of Concrete and Abstract Sentences
Marschark, Marc; Paivio, Allan
Journal of Verbal Learning and Verbal Behavior, 16, 2, 217-231, Apr 77
Three experiments investigated whether abstract as well as concrete sentences can be processed in a holistic manner. Results suggest that the processing of both types of sentences involves construction of particularized, holistic mental representations that contain information and inferences based on context and knowledge of language and the world. (Author/RM)
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