ERIC Number: EJ603113
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Controlling Two Confounding Variables in Word Length: "Vanished Word-Length Effect."
Lee, Chang H.; Cochran, Mark F.
Reading Psychology, v21 n1 p57-66 Jan-Mar 2000
Explores the validity of the debate on the locus of the word-length effect. Controls two confounding variables: neighborhood size and different perceptual availability between inside and outside letters in a long word. Finds when the two variables were controlled, the word-length effect vanished. (NH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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