ERIC Number: ED063953
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Book Publishing in Asia; Report on the Regional Seminar on Book Publishing (Singapore, 21-25 March 1969).
Franklin Book Programs, Inc., New York, NY.; Singapore Book Publishing Association.
The papers presented at a conference of book publishers from Asia, Canada and the United States are contained in this volume. The topics were: The Asian publisher: his problems and opportunities; The economic foundations of book publishing; The book in the context of nation-building; Publishing books for children; Publishing textbooks for elementary and secondary schools; Publishing problems needing the co-operation of government; Scholarly publishing: West to East; Publishing translations and co-editions of general and reference books; Producing English-language reprints of university textbooks and reference books; Publishing medical and scientific books; Successful book publishing--editing problems in Singapore; Successful book publishing--management. The seminar agenda, list of participants, a summary of the seminar, and the resolutions adopted are included. (SJ)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Franklin Book Programs, Inc., New York, NY.; Singapore Book Publishing Association.
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