ERIC Number: ED085690
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Research in the Fields of Reading and Communications.
Lohrer, Alice, Ed.
Library Trends, v22 n2 Entire Issue October 1973
The articles in this issue focus upon the implications of new research and trends in the psychology of the reading process, reading interests of children, the developmental values of reading, content analysis of children's books, adult reading studies, the adult new reader, and the implications of research for the publishing world. The articles included are: "Research Related to Children's Interests and to Developmental Values of Reading" by Helen M. Robinson with Samuel Weintraub, "Content Analysis of Children's Books" by Tekla K. Bekkedal, "Historians Assess the Impact of Print on the Course of American History; The Revolution of a Test Case" by Michael H. Harris, "Adult Reading Studies: Their Implications for Private, Professional and Public Policy" by Virginia H. Mathews,"Acquisition of a Reading Repertoire" by William R. Powell, "Reading and the Adult New Reader" by Helen U. Lyman, "Implications of Research in Reading and Communication for Publishers" by Carol A. Nemeyer, and "Research Needed in the Fields of Reading and Communication" by M. Ann Heidbreder. (WR)
Descriptors: Adult Reading Programs, Books, Childrens Literature, Cognitive Processes, Publishing Industry, Reading, Reading Comprehension, Reading Development, Reading Improvement, Reading Instruction, Reading Interests, Reading Processes, Reading Research, Reading Skills
Univ. of Illinois Press, Urbana, Ill. 61801 ($2.50)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana. Graduate School of Library Science.