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ERIC Number: EJ210791
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979
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A Cross-Cultural Perspective on Reading Comprehension.
Steffensen, Margaret S.; And Others
Reading Research Quarterly, v15 n1 p10-29 1979
Describes a study that explored the effects of cultural background on American and Indian readers' comprehension and recall of two passages concerning American and Indian wedding customs. Reports that subjects recalled more of the text elements from both passages rated as important by other subjects with the same cultural heritage. (MKM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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