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ERIC Number: EJ444266
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0163-853X
Storytelling as a Theory-Building Activity.
Ochs, Elinor; And Others
Discourse Processes, v15 n1 p37-72 Jan-Mar 1992
Examines the activity of storytelling at dinnertime in English-speaking, Caucasian-American families. Demonstrates that, through the process of story conarration, family members draw upon and stimulate critical social, cognitive, and linguistic skills that underlie scientific and other scholarly discourse. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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