ERIC Number: ED024557
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1964
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College-Adult Reading Instruction. Perspectives in Reading , No. 1.
Leedy, Paul D., Ed.
Papers dealing with topics relating to college and adult reading instruction and discussions of these papers by reading authorities who offer differing viewpoints are presented. Subjects treated include humanistic aspects of reading; materials and methods in use; current and future programs; programs operated by business and industry; illiteracy; evaluation methods, clinical techniques involving readiness, personality factors, motivation, interest, physical factors, and mental characteristics o f college students; and a summary and evaluation of pertinent research at the college and adult level. Subject bibliographies are included. (JB)
Descriptors: Adult Literacy, Adult Reading Programs, Business Education, Colleges, Developmental Reading, Elective Reading, Evaluation Methods, Illiteracy, Reading Centers, Reading Improvement, Reading Instruction, Reading Materials, Reading Research, Remedial Programs, Remedial Reading, Speed Reading
International Reading Association, 6 Tyre Ave., Newark, Delaware 19711 ($3.00 to members, $3.50 to nonmembers).
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Authoring Institution: International Reading Association, Newark, DE.