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ERIC Number: EJ503218
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0169-0965
Thematic Roles, Focus, and the Representation of Events.
Stevenson, Rosemary J.; And Others
Language and Cognitive Processes, v9 n4 p519-48 Nov 1994
Two experiments investigated the focusing properties of thematic roles, and a third examined the view that thematic role preferences reflect a focusing on the consequences of the represented event. Results focus on the structure of represented events, top-down and bottom-up processes, thematic hierarchies and pronoun comprehension. (35 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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