ERIC Number: ED123574
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
A Language for Life (Report of the Bullock Committee).
Thackray, Derek, Ed.
Reading, v9 n2 Special Issue Jun 1975
The articles collected in this special issue of "Reading"offer a response to and elaboration of the report of the Bullock Committee on reading. An editorial introduction describes the focus and implications of the report and outlines the committee's main recommendations. Included in the discussion are the following articles: "Theoretical Overview," by John Downing, summarizing the political origins of the report; "Early Reading," by Geoffrey Roberts; "Reading in the Later Years," by Joyce M. Morris; "Language and Talk," by Asher Cashdan; "Linguistic Perspectives," by David Crystal, "Remedial Aspects," by Ronald Gulliford; and "Teacher Education," by Donald Moyle. (KS)
Descriptors: Applied Linguistics, Child Language, Early Reading, Elementary Secondary Education, Language Acquisition, Reading Research, Remedial Reading, Teacher Education
General Secretary, United Kingdom Reading Association, S.V. Heatlie, 63 Laurel Grove, Sunderland, Co., Durham SR2 9EE, England (Write for price)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Kingdom Reading Association.