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ERIC Number: EJ377026
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Adults' Use of Text Structure in the Recall of a Scientific Journal Article.
Samuels, S. Jay; And Others
Journal of Educational Research, v81 n3 p171-74 Jan-Feb 1988
This study examined how knowledge of text structure may aid in comprehension and recall. One hundred forty-three students were assigned to read a canonical or a noncanonical text after half of them received instruction in text structure. Their written recall of the text was then evaluated for comprehension. Methodology and results are discussed. (JL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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