ERIC Number: EJ596897
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Reading Rate and Prose Retrieval.
Meyer, Bonnie J. F.; Talbot, Andrew P.; Florencio, Dayze
Scientific Studies of Reading, v3 n4 p303-29 1999
Presents finding of two studies designed to test the theory that limitations in working memory pose a lower limit to reading rate for effective prose recall. Tests college students, young adults and older adults, finding no evidence to support the theory. (NH)
Descriptors: Adults, College Students, Learning Processes, Memory, Reading Comprehension, Reading Rate, Reading Research, Recall (Psychology)
Lawerence Erlbaum Associates, Inc., 10 Industrial Ave., Mahwah, NJ 07430.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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