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Bromme, Rainer, Marc Stadtler and Johanna Paul. 2019. Effects of a Sourcing Prompt and Conflicts in Reading Materials on Elementary Students’ Use of Source Information. Discourse Processes 56 (2) : 155–169.
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This study explored to what level a sourcing prompt and reciprocally exclusive claims in reading materials affect primary students’ use of source information when finishing a plural documents task. Findings unveil that a sourcing prompt raises source citations yet not source evaluations or memory for source-content links.