ERIC Number: EJ581300
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Do They Read for Pleasure? Recreational Reading Habits of College Students.
Gallik, Jude D.
Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, v42 n6 p480-88 Mar 1999
Surveys college students to investigate whether a relationship exists between academic achievement and the time spent in recreational reading. Finds a significant and positive relationship between cumulative grade-point average and time spent reading for pleasure during vacations. Examines how much students read, who reads the most, and what they read. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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