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ERIC Number: EJ281379
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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From the Boob Tube to the Black Box: Television News Comprehension from an Information Processing Perspective.
Woodall, W. Gill; And Others
Journal of Broadcasting, v27 n1 p1-23 Win 1983
Reviews research on viewers' understanding and retention of television news broadcasts; discusses the cognitive processes of memory and comprehension; and develops two models, one based on episodical memory and the other on semantic networks. Guidelines are offered for research based on both of these models. More than 40 sources are cited. (EAO)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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