ERIC Number: EJ589369
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Memory-Based Processing in Understanding Causal Information.
Noordman, Leo G. M.; Vonk, Wietske
Discourse Processes, v26 n2-3 p191-212 1998
Focuses on the role of cognitive structures in the reader's knowledge. Argues that causality is an important category in structuring human knowledge and that this property has consequences for text processing. Discusses research illustrating that the more the information in the text reflects causal categories, the more easily the information is processed. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special Issue: Memory-Based Text Processing.