ERIC Number: EJ532119
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Remembering the News: Effects of Medium and Message Discrepancy on News Recall over Time.
Wicks, Robert H.
Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly, v72 n3 p666-81 Aut 1995
Argues that although people may have trouble recalling discrete news stories in recall examinations, it seems likely that they acquire "common knowledge" from the news media; and time is an important variable in helping people to remember news if they use it to think about new information in the context of previously stored knowledge. (SR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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