Accession Number : AD0755232

Title :   Toward a Model of Children's Story Comprehension,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE LAB

Personal Author(s) : Charniak,Eugene

Report Date : DEC 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 304

Abstract : The report considers the problem of constructing an abstract model of story comprehension. The use of questions that go beyond the story as a test of understanding the story raises a methodological problem which is discussed in detail.

Descriptors :   (*CHILDREN, *PERCEPTION(PSYCHOLOGY)), REASONING, ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, SYNTAX, SEMANTICS

Subject Categories : Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE