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ERIC Number: EJ294836
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1983
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Focusing and Discourse.
Sidner, Candace L.
Discourse Processes, v6 n2 p107-30 Apr-Jun 1983
Discusses focusing, the manner in which speakers center attention on a particular element of discourse, and describes a process model of focusing that specifies what syntactic, semantic, and world knowledge constraints are needed for a hearer to track a speaker's focus in a discourse. (FL)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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