ERIC Number: EJ259854
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Apr
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Some Effects of Perceptual Load on Spoken Text Comprehension.
Brunner, Hans; Pisoni, David B.
Journal of Verbal Learning and Verbal Behavior, v21 n2 p186-95 Apr 1982
Presents study designed to further evaluate the nature of spoken-language comprehension under conditions of varying perceptual load by manipulating different comprehension conditions. Investigates effects of subsidiary task paradigms on course of simultaneous comprehension processing. Argues that these can only be used when accompanied with probes for characteristics of test representation. (Author/BK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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