ERIC Number: ED051847
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Dec-21
Reference Count: 0
Regional Seminar on Statistics of Culture and Mass Communication for Member States of Latin America and the Caribbean; Guadalajara, Mexico, 21 September-2 October 1970. Final Report.
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).
The three parts into which this paper is divided are: (1) Library statistics, (2) Statistics on book production and (3) Statistics on mass media. The following main topics are discussed: (1) Organization, methodology and use of national statistics on culture and mass communication: (a) libraries, (b) book production, (c) newspapers and other periodicals, (d) films and cinemas and (e) radio and television; (2) Improvement of statistical methods and techniques in these spheres, with an eye principally to national planning in the first place and secondly to the international comparability of statistics and (3) Organization and functioning of national services responsible for statistics of culture and communication in the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean. A list of seminar participants is appended. (The working paper which provided the basis for these discussions is available as LI 002 766) (Author/NH)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).
Identifiers: Latin America; Library Statistics; UNESCO