ERIC Number: EJ598901
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Overcoming Barriers to Writing: Computer Support for Basic Writing Skills.
MacArthur, Charles A.
Reading and Writing Quarterly: Overcoming Learning Difficulties, v15 n2 p169-92 Apr-Jun 1999
Reviews specific ways in which computers can support the basic transcription processes involved in writing, focusing on computer applications that go beyond word processing, including spelling and grammar checkers, speech synthesis, word prediction, and speech recognition. Focuses only on writing mechanics, and clarifies the extent to which techniques are supported by research. (RS)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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