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Subjective Impressions Do Not Mirror Online Reading Effort: Concurrent EEG-Eyetracking Evidence from the Reading of Books and Digital Media

  • Franziska Kretzschmar,

    Affiliation: Department of English and Linguistics, Johannes Gutenberg-University, Mainz, Germany

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  • Dominique Pleimling,

    Affiliation: Institute of Book and Media Studies Johannes Gutenberg-University, Mainz, Germany

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  • Jana Hosemann,

    Affiliation: Department of German Philology, Georg August-University, Göttingen, Germany

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  • Stephan Füssel,

    Affiliation: Institute of Book and Media Studies Johannes Gutenberg-University, Mainz, Germany

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  • Ina Bornkessel-Schlesewsky,

    Affiliation: Department of Germanic Linguistics, University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany

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  • Matthias Schlesewsky mail

    schlesew@uni-mainz.de

    Affiliation: Department of English and Linguistics, Johannes Gutenberg-University, Mainz, Germany

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  • Published: February 06, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0056178

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Media Coverage of This Article

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 08 Feb 2013 at 21:45 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Daily Mail
Title: “Bad news for the book: Older people find ebooks easier to read than the printed page | Mail Online”
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Publication: Elliot Sampford Blogspot
Title: “Elliot Sampford: Despite reported dislike, older readers put in less effort when using e-readers”
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Publication: Science Newsline Biology
Title: “Despite Reported Dislike, Older Readers Put in Less Effort When Using E-readers - ScienceNewsline”
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Publication: The Telegraph
Title: “Electronic readers 'better than books' for older people - Telegraph”
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Publication: Times of India
Title: “E-books better than printed pages for elderly - The Times of India”
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RE: Media Coverage of This Article

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 19 Feb 2013 at 17:32 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Science Omega
Title: “Older people expend less effort when using e-readers”
http://www.scienceomega.c...

Publication: ANI News
Title: “E-books better than traditional printed pages for elderly”
http://www.dnaindia.com/s...

Publication: Live Science
Title: “Reading on Tablets Easier for Older Eyes”
http://www.livescience.co...

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