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Computational Models of Reading: A Handbook

Erik D. Reichle


This book describes computational models of reading, or models that simulate and explain the mental processes that support the reading of text. The book provides introductory chapters on both reading research and computer models. The central chapters of the book then review what has been learned about reading from empirical research on four core reading processes: word identification, sentence processing, discourse representation, and how these three processes are coordinated with visual processing, attention, and eye-movement control. These central chapters also review an influential sample o ... More

Keywords: cognitive science, computer models, discourse representation, lexical access, reading, sentence processing, Über-Reader, word identification

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2021 Print ISBN-13: 9780195370669
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: February 2021 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780195370669.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Erik D. Reichle, author
Professor of Cognitive Psychology, Macquarie University