ERIC Number: ED126461
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Children's Books--United States.
This report, given at a special meeting held in Tehran, presents an outline of the situation of children's literature in the United States. Information provided includes lists of organizations interested in the publication, selection, and distribution of children's books and of institutions serving international interests in children's books and reading; facts related to children's books published 1972-1974; various aspects of children's books and library services, 1972-1975 (preschool books and programs, government funds, cultural diversity, books for older children, and bookmaking); types of books and trends in publishing for children and young people; and the contributions of contemporary writers and illustrators. (JM)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: 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