ERIC Number: EJ489285
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Understanding the Points of Fables.
Dorfman, Marcy H.; Brewer, William F.
Discourse Processes, v17 n1 p105-29 Jan-Feb 1994
Proposes a model of the reader's understanding of simple narrative texts, such as fables. Tests this model by using point generation and fable comprehension data from adult subjects. Identifies three components needed for understanding a fable's moral. Argues that data support the theory propounded. (HB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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