Accession Number : AD0787596

Title :   Sources of Facilitation in Learning Conceptually Structured Paired-Associate Lists.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : NORTHWESTERN UNIV EVANSTON ILL DEPT OF PSYCHOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Underwood,Benton J. ; Reichardt,Charles S. ; Malmi,Robert A.

Report Date : AUG 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : The report discusses the thesis that if words are presented in a series so that their order or position in the series corresponds to a hierarchical-conceptual structure, learning is facilitated. The present experiment is concerned with particular aspects of the structure which are involved in the facilitation. The lists for the present study were patterned after those used in previous and referenced study.

Descriptors :   *Learning, *Performance(Human), *Word association, Sequences, Test methods, Words(Language), Numbers, Optimization

Subject Categories : Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE