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ERIC Number: EJ415446
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-1012-0602
Map Reading beyond Information Given: The Expert Orienteers' Internal Knowledge about Terrain.
Murakoshi, Shin
Scientific Journal of Orienteering, v6 n1 p10-25 Spr 1990
Compares novice and expert orienteers' map interpretation skills. Subjects asked to judge terrain from maps, including conditions inferable without corresponding map symbols. Experts' interpretation of identical symbols implies use of experiential knowledge. Internal knowledge characteristics discussed in terms of episodic-semantic memory distinction. Suggests orienteering education implications. (TES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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