ERIC Number: EJ596895
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Last Rites for Readability Formulas in Technical Communication.
Connatser, Bradford R.
Journal of Technical Writing and Communication, v29 n3 p271-87 1999
Proposes that readability formulas cannot predict text difficulty. Presents results of an experiment designed to demonstrate that "text difficulty" is determined by individual differences (perception) and not by the objective qualities of a text. (NH)
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