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Title Comprehending oral and written language / edited by Rosalind Horowitz, S. Jay Samuels
Published San Diego : Academic Press, [1987]


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Description xx, 411 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: Table of contents for Comprehending oral and written language / edited by Rosalind Horowitz, S. Jay Samuels. -- Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog -- Information from electronic data provided by the publisher. May be incomplete or contain other coding. -- R. Horowitz and S.J. Samuels, Comprehending Oral and Written Language: Critical Contrasts for Literacy and Schooling. The Language of Spoken and Written Discourse. M.A.K. Halliday, Spoken and Written Modes of Meaning. W. Chafe and J. Danielewicz, Properties of Spoken and Written Language. Processing Strategies: Rhetorical, Social-Situational, and Contextual Constraints. R. Horowitz, Rhetorical Structure in Discourse Processing. T.A. van Dijk, Episodic Models in Discourse Processing. M. Nystrand, The Role of Context in Written Communication. Processing Strategies: Perceptual and Cognitive Demands in Listening and Reading. D.J. Townsend, C. Carrithers, and T.G. Bever, Listening and Reading Processes in College- and Middle-Schoolb1Age Readers. P.A. Schreiber, Prosody and Structure in Children's Syntactic Processing. J.H. Danks and L.J. End, Processing Strategies for Reading and Listening. S.J. Samuels, Factors That Influence Listening and Reading Comprehension. The Acquisition of Literacy and Schooling. R.P.M. Watson and D.R. Olson, From Meaning to Definition: A Literate Bias on the Structure of Word Meaning. C.A. Perfetti, Language, Speech, and Print: Some Asymmetries in the Acquisition of Literacy. S. Stotsky, A Comparison of the Two Theories about Development in Written Language: Implications for Pedagogy and Research. Each chapter includes references. Index. -- Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Psycholinguistics, Comprehension, Discourse analysis, Oral communication, Written communication, Literacy
Analysis Comprehension
Discourse analysis
Oral communication
Written communication
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and index
Subject Comprehension.
Discourse analysis.
Oral communication.
Written communication.
Author Horowitz, Rosalind.
Samuels, S. Jay.
LC no. 87001077
ISBN 0123561108 (alk. paper)