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ERIC Number: ED154398
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Teaching of English: Abstracts of Doctoral Dissertations Published in "Dissertation Abstracts International," March through December 1977 (Vol. 37 No. 9 through Vol. 38 No. 6).
ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, Urbana, IL.
This collection of abstracts is part of a continuing series providing information on recent doctoral dissertations. The 19 titles deal with a variety of topics related to the teaching of English, including the following: film study, the use of media, and the teaching of listening skills in the English classroom; students' academic success attitudes, and interests as related to selected aspects of the English curriculum; English teachers' attitudes toward English usage; the use of student-centered English curricula; teacher expectancies for students; the preparation of secondary level English teachers; the role of secondary school English department heads; employment prospects for persons with doctorates in English; and courses involving the study of folklore, the study of the history of American English, and the teaching of communication skills through use of the typewriter. (GW)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Administrator Role, Annotated Bibliographies, Communication Skills, Doctoral Dissertations, Educational Research, English Curriculum, English Instruction, Higher Education, Labor Market, Multimedia Instruction, Secondary Education, Student Attitudes, Student Centered Curriculum, Teacher Attitudes, Teacher Education, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, Urbana, IL.