ERIC Number: ED247920
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Development Communication Report. No. 46, Summer 1984.
Development Communication Report, n46 Sum 1984
A variety of articles address the use of communications in development, including (1) "Policy Considerations in Global Telecommunications" (Sandra Lauffer); (2) "Sharing Information for Rehabilitation in the Third World" (M. Miles); (3) "Growing More Rice in Sierra Leone: Baseline Survey Guides Media Campaign" (Gary O. Coldevin); (4) "The A.T. (Appropriate Technology) Microfiche Reference Library: Information When You Need It" (Ken Darrow and Michael Saxenian); (5) "Literacy Work in Peru" (Gary Coldevin); and (6) "Microcomputers and Health Improvement in Developing Countries" (Aziz El Kholy and Salah H. Mandil). Barbara Minor reviews five recent documents available through ERIC, and four books on development communications topics are reviewed in "A Communications Checklist." Announcements are included on UNESCO's need for instructional materials on nutrition, a free development communications catalog, a scriptwriting contest, and a 1984 summer seminar on new technologies. In "Radio Coverage Statistics," Wilma Lynn summarizes research findings on the number of broadcasting stations and receivers in less-developed countries around the world. (LMM)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Agency for International Development (Dept. of State), Washington, DC. Clearinghouse on Development Communication.
Identifiers: Development Communication; Peru; Sierra Leone