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ERIC Number: EJ274831
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
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Writing without Words: A Nonverbal Approach to Reading Fiction.
Portch, Stephen
Journal of General Education, v34 n1 p84-101 Spr 1982
Argues that awareness of nonverbal elements of communication increase the reader's comprehension of literary works by authors who use these elements in character development. Focuses on regulators, affect displays, and adaptors (identified by Ekman and Friesen) and physical appearance, vocalics, touch, space, time, and artifacts (identified by Burgoon and Saine). (DMM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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