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Handbook of Reading Research : Handbook of Reading Research - P. David Pearson

Handbook of Reading Research

Handbook of Reading Research

By: P. David Pearson (Editor), Rebecca Barr (Editor), Michael L. Kamil (Editor), Peter B. Mosenthal (Editor)

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Published: 12th August 1984
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The influential first volume of the "Handbook of Reading Research, " published in 1984, was out of print for a number of years. This classic work, newly reprinted and available once again, includes comprehensive, authoritative, and effectively written chapters from a variety of research perspectives. With the breadth to appeal to a wide audience, yet the depth to speak authoritatively to various subgroups within that audience, this volume is an essential resource for researchers, students, and professionals across the field of reading and literacy education.

Contributorsp. ix
Forewordp. xix
Prefacep. xxi
Methodological Issuesp. 1
The History of Reading Researchp. 3
Notesp. 29
Referencesp. 31
Current Traditions of Reading Researchp. 39
Referencesp. 54
Design and Analysis of Experimentsp. 63
Referencesp. 89
Ethnographic Approaches to Reading Researchp. 91
Referencesp. 107
Examples from Word Recognitionp. 111
Referencesp. 142
Assessment in Readingp. 147
Referencesp. 176
Basic Processes: the State of the Artp. 183
Models of the Reading Processp. 185
Referencesp. 221
Word Recognitionp. 225
Referencesp. 247
A Schema-Theoretic View of Basic Processes in Reading Comprehensionp. 255
Referencesp. 286
Listening and Readingp. 293
Referencesp. 315
The Structure of Textp. 319
Referencesp. 345
Metacognitive Skills and Readingp. 353
Referencesp. 387
Directions in the Sociolinguistic Study of Readingp. 395
Referencesp. 416
Social and Motivational Influences on Readingp. 423
Notesp. 443
Referencesp. 443
Understanding Figurative Languagep. 453
Referencesp. 468
Individual Differences and Underlying Cognitive Processes in Readingp. 471
Notesp. 496
Referencesp. 497
Instructional Practices: the State of the Artp. 503
Early Reading from a Developmental Perspectivep. 505
Notesp. 537
Referencesp. 538
From Debate to Reformationp. 545
Notesp. 575
Referencesp. 575
Word Identificationp. 583
Referencesp. 603
Research on Teaching Reading Comprehensionp. 609
Referencesp. 641
Studyingp. 657
Referencesp. 676
Readabilityp. 681
Referencesp. 731
Classroom Instruction in Readingp. 745
Referencesp. 794
Managing Instructionp. 799
Referencesp. 821
Oral Readingp. 829
Referencesp. 855
Author Indexp. 865
Subject Indexp. 891
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ISBN: 9780805841503
ISBN-10: 0805841504
Series: Handbook of Reading Research
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 924
Published: 12th August 1984
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 25.4 x 17.8  x 4.45
Weight (kg): 1.66
Edition Number: 1