Understanding Readers' Understanding: Theory and Practice

Synopsis

This collection features papers addressing current issues in reading comprehension from cognitive and linguistic perspectives. Organized into three sections, the volume investigates text considerations and reader-text interactions. Each paper presents a substantial and comprehensive review of theory and research related to cognition and reading comprehension.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Robert De Beaugrande
  • Bonnie J. F. Meyer
  • Rand J. Spiro
  • James H. Mosenthal
  • Asghar Iran-nejad
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Hillsdale, NJ
Publication year:
  • 1987