Exploring the Book Problem: Text Design, Mental Representations of Space, and Spatial Presence in Readers


Based on the MEC model of Spatial Presence, an experiment (N = 34) was conducted that explores the development of Spatial Presence in readers of text. Two techniques for text writing that may facilitate Spatial Presence were derived from the model and implemented in the stimulus production: the number of verbal spatial descriptions (cues) was varied (low… (More)


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