ERIC Number: EJ457056
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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The Role of Schemas in Reading Text: A Real-Time Examination.
Smith, Edward E.; Swinney, David A.
Discourse Processes, v15 n3 p303-16 Jul-Sep 1992
Studies how readers process text in the absence or presence of a relevant schema. Analyzes the results of a study in which subjects were required to read vague texts. Indicates that schemas affect on-line comprehension and that reading without a schema involves certain key strategies. (HB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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