ERIC Number: ED094331
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
A Report of the European Meeting of the International Reading Association (2nd, Unesco, Paris, December 13-14, 1973).
International Reading Association, Paris (France). European Office.
This paper reports on the activities included in a seminar on reading which was held to discuss ways in which the International Reading Association (IRA) organizational affairs could improve professional matters dealing with reading in the European area. The contents include: "Proceedings Related to Organizational Matters," which contains introductory remarks and discusses the legal aspects of a national affiliate's relationship with the association; "Reports from National Reading Associations," which includes reports by Austria, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and several other countries; "Discussions About Future Conferences"; "Recommendations to the European office," which discusses suggestions for the work of the European Office of IRA in Paris; "Data Being Gathered by the IRA European Office," which lists information being collected by the secretariat on various topics; "Suggestions for Other Professional Activities," which looks at topics touched on during the discussion; "Contributions from Observers and UNESCO Participants," which looks primarily at the world literacy problem; and "Concluding Comments," which discusses the value of the meeting. (WR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Reading Association, Paris (France). European Office.