ERIC Number: EJ589275
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Sentences, Individual Differences, and Multiple Texts: Three Issues in Text Comprehension.
Perfetti, Charles A.
Discourse Processes, v23 n3 p337-56 1997
Presents three mini-essays reviewing progress made on three problems in text comprehension (two traditional and one newer problem): their relationship between sentence processes and text processes; individual differences in discourse comprehension; and the representation of multiple-text information, which exposes fresh views of problems of discourse, especially the contrast between situation and text models. Describes a recent representational Documents Model. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Note: Special Issue: Discourse Processes after Two Decades.