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ERIC Number: EJ414270
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0361-476X
Field Dependence-Independence and Reading Comprehension Questions: Task and Reader Interactions.
Davey, Beth
Contemporary Educational Psychology, v15 n3 p241-50 Jul 1990
Fifty-six field-dependent and 55 field-independent students in grades 6 through 8 were assessed on reading comprehension tasks varying in memory load and cognitive restructuring requirements. Field-independent readers outperformed field-dependent readers on tasks with high memory demands and requirements for efficient restructuring. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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