ERIC Number: EJ271296
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Reading Comprehension Disabilities: Knowledge Structures and Non-Accommodating Text Processing Strategies.
Maria, Katherine; MacGinitie, Walter H.
Annals of Dyslexia, v32 p33-59 1982
The paper reviews studies on decoding's role in reading comprehension problems among learning disabled students and suggests that a subgroup exists of students with good verbal intelligence but who overrely on prior knowledge in processing written language. Distinctions between oral and written language factors are made. (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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