ERIC Number: EJ396463
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Factors Influencing the Accuracy of Verbal Reports of Conversational Behavior.
Benoit, William L.; Benoit, Pamela J.
Central States Speech Journal, v39 n3-4 p218-32 Fall-Win 1989
Investigates (1) whether subjects consult their memory or relevant implicit theories when making verbal reports, and (2) the effect of recognition criterion on verbal report performance. Finds that subjects occasionally employ implicit theories to develop their verbal reports, but that memory is much more important in determining the reports. (MM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A