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Eye movements in reading and information processing: 20 years of research.
  • K. Rayner
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Psychological bulletin
  • 30 October 1998
Recent studies of eye movements in reading and other information processing tasks, such as music reading, typing, visual search, and scene perception, are reviewed. The major emphasis of the reviewExpand
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The 35th Sir Frederick Bartlett Lecture: Eye movements and attention in reading, scene perception, and visual search
  • K. Rayner
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Quarterly journal of experimental psychology
  • 25 June 2009
Eye movements are now widely used to investigate cognitive processes during reading, scene perception, and visual search. In this article, research on the following topics is reviewed with respect toExpand
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The perceptual span and peripheral cues in reading
  • K. Rayner
  • Computer Science
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • 31 January 1975
TLDR
The study provided data on how wide the area is from which a reader acquires information during a fixation in silent reading and delineates different types of visual information acquired from various areas within the perceptual span. Expand
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Making and correcting errors during sentence comprehension: Eye movements in the analysis of structurally ambiguous sentences
Eye movements were recorded as subjects read sentences containing temporary structural ambiguities. In accord with the garden-path theory of sentence comprehension, shorter reading times were foundExpand
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Eye movements and the perceptual span in beginning and skilled readers.
  • K. Rayner
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of experimental child psychology
  • 1 April 1986
Four experiments are reported which examined the size of the perceptual span in second-, fourth-, and sixth-grade children, as well as adult skilled readers. The results indicated that the perceptualExpand
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Toward a model of eye movement control in reading.
The authors present several versions of a general model, titled the E-Z Reader model, of eye movement control in reading. The major goal of the modeling is to relate cognitive processingExpand
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The E-Z reader model of eye-movement control in reading: comparisons to other models.
The E-Z Reader model (Reichle et al. 1998; 1999) provides a theoretical framework for understanding how word identification, visual processing, attention, and oculomotor control jointly determineExpand
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Lexical ambiguity and fixation times in reading
Abstract Readers' eye movements were recorded as they read sentences containing lexically ambiguous words or unambiguous control words. The ambiguous words had either two equally likelyExpand
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Eye Guidance in Reading: Fixation Locations within Words
  • K. Rayner
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Perception
  • 1 February 1979
Three broad categories of models of eye movement guidance in reading are described. According to one category, eye movements in reading are not under stimulus or cognitive control; the other twoExpand
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The effect of word frequency, word predictability, and font difficulty on the eye movements of young and older readers.
Young adult and older readers' eye movements were recorded as they read sentences containing target words that varied in frequency or predictability. In addition, half of the sentences were printedExpand
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