ERIC Number: ED085657
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
Reading for All; Proceedings of the IRA (International Reading Association) World Congress on Reading (4th, Buenos Aires, Argentina, August 3-5, 1972).
Karlin, Robert, Ed.
This book contains papers presented at the Fourth International Reading Association World Congress on Reading in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in August 1972. The contents of the book are divided into three parts: "Literacy and Literature" includes papers on libraries, books, and reading by Jorge Borges, the future of reading by Theodore Harris, the Right to Read project by Ruth Holloway, and International Book Year 1972 by Ralph Staiger. "Influences on Reading" includes papers on psychological and cultural factors in learning to read by George Spache, dialect and bilingualism by Joseph Fisher, variables acting upon the reading process by Berta de Braslavsky, and the influence of teaching on reading achievement by Ethel King; "The Teaching of Reading" includes papers on promoting reading ability by Constance McCullough, reading research by Eve Malmquist, critical reading by Helen Smith, reading rate by Allen Berger, and standardized reading tests by Roger Farr. (WR)
Descriptors: Conference Reports, Content Area Reading, Language Skills, Literacy, Literature, Reading, Reading Comprehension, Reading Development, Reading Diagnosis, Reading Improvement, Reading Instruction, Reading Programs, Reading Rate, Reading Research, Reading Skills, Reading Tests
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Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Reading Association, Newark, DE.