ERIC Number: ED029896
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
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This survey of "listening, as a receptive communication skill," summarizes major research on listening in the following areas: (1) "Scope and Extent of Listening," (2) " Literature on Listening," (3) "Relationships to Listening"--the interrelationships between listening and such factors as reading skills, intelligence, school achievement, cultural status, speech, and learning during sleep, (4) "Teaching of Listening," and (5) "Measurement of Listening Skills," including studies on rapid listening. A list of books, theses, articles, research reviews, and bibliographies on listening is provided. (LH)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Communication Skills, Communication (Thought Transfer), Cultural Background, Educational Research, English Instruction, Intelligence, Learning Theories, Listening, Listening Comprehension, Listening Skills, Music, Reading Skills, Research Reviews (Publications), Speech Compression, Speech Skills, Teaching Methods, Verbal Communication
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Authoring Institution: American Educational Research Association, Washington, DC.
Note: In "Encyclopedia of Educational Research," 4th ed. (London: The Macmillan Company, Collier-Macmillan Ltd., 1969), pp. 747-53.