ERIC Number: EJ439210
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Toward an Explanatory Model of Document Literacy.
Mosenthal, Peter B.; Kirsch, Irwin S.
Discourse Processes, v14 n2 p147-80 Apr-Jun 1991
Proposes a "partial explanatory" model of document processing. Describes research underlying the model, presents a grammar of documents, defines and illustrates the variables underlying the model using a set of tasks relating to a bus schedule, and demonstrates the advantages of explanatory over exploratory models of document processing. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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