ERIC Number: EJ371865
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Book Review: "The Nature of Vocabulary Acquisition," Margaret G. McKeown and Mary E. Curtis (eds.).
Stahl, Steven A.
Journal of Reading Behavior, v20 n1 p89-95 1988
Reviews "The Nature of Vocabulary Acquisition" by Margaret G. McKeown and Mary E. Curtis. Focuses on three questions involving vocabulary acquisition: (1) What does it mean to know the meaning of a word?; (2) How does knowledge about word meanings develop?; and (3) What is the relationship between vocabulary knowledge and comprehension? (MM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Book/Product Reviews; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Themed Issue: Vocabulary.