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ERIC Number: ED126455
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Pages: 27
Abstractor: N/A
Children's Books in Australia.
Horn, Vida
This report, given at a special meeting held in Tehran, describes children's literature in Australia, discussing specifically the background of this literature (the country and early children's books); various influences on the literature, such as the Children's Book Council and children's and school libraries; present-day publishing, including statistics and translations; books published today, including myths and legends, picture books, early stories, and fiction for older children; and future trends. A brief bibliography is provided. (JM)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: N/A
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults, Tehran (Iran).; Iranian Commission for UNESCO, Tehran.; United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).
Note: Paper presented at the Conference on Children's Literature in the Service of International Understanding and Peaceful Co-operation (Tehran, May 15-21, 1975); Not available in hard copy due to marginal legibility of original document