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ERIC Number: EJ287935
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Use of Cognitive Capacity in Reading: Effects of Some Content Features of Text.
Britton, Bruce K.; And Others
Discourse Processes, v6 n1 p39-57 Jan-Mar 1983
Use of cognitive capacity was measured during reading of text in six experiments. Results were consistent with a comprehensibility theory stating that when more meaning is produced in reader's cognitive system while reading a text, more cognitive capacity is filled by reading it. (FL)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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