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ERIC Number: EJ162672
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1977
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Verbal Rehearsal and Short-Term Memory in Reading-disabled Children
Torgesen, Joseph; Goldman, Tina
Child Development, 48, 1, 56-60, Mar 77
To determine whether the frequently found short-term memory deficits in poor readers reflect a lack of ability or inclination to use efficient task strategies, the performances of second-grade good and poor readers were compared on a task which allowed direct observation of the use of verbal rehearsal as a mnemonic strategy. (Author/JMB)
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