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Rothkopf, Ernst Z. 1972. Structural text features and the control of processes in learning from written materials. In Carroll, John B. and Roy O. Freedle, eds. Language comprehension and the acquisition of knowledge. V.H.Winston. pp. 315–335.
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R. explores the thesis that certain formal characteristics of language that have been shown by experiment to affect verbal learning may not be very powerful in determining what is learned from substantial quantities of written discourse.