ERIC Number: ED318990
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
College and Adult Reading VII: The Seventh Yearbook of the North Central Reading Association.
Wark, David M., Ed.
Spanning the annual meetings of the North Central Reading Association from 1971 to 1974, this yearbook presents papers dealing with programs and centers, materials and techniques, a new research field, and in honor of Roger S. Pepper. Papers include: "Attitudinal Factors among Marginal Admission Students" (Roger S. Pepper and John A. Drexler, Jr.); "Relationships among Reading Performance, Locus of Control and Achievement for Marginal Admission Students" (Roger S. Pepper and John S. Drexler, Jr.); "Internal Versus External Locus of Control and Performance in Controlled and Motivated Reading Rate Improvement Instruction" (James David Brandt); "The Freshman Opportunity Program: A Method of Student Assistance" (John M. Hargis); "Procedures and Structures for Individualizing a Reading and Study Skills Program" (Delores A. Ridenour); "Navajo Culture and Reading" (Merrill M. May); "The Purdue Developmental Program--Progress and Problems" (Bernard Schmidt); "A Community College Reading Program" (George A. Simmons); "Reading to Perceive Organization: A Neglected Comprehension Skill" (Joseph A. Fisher); "The Use of Peer Leaders in Study Skills Groups" (Dennis L. Nord); "Spelling and Reading Are Visual Skills" (Helen S. Wolf); "Investigations of Heart Rate and the Reading Process" (David M. Wark); and "Metaphors of Teaching Reading" (George B. Schick). (RS)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North Central Reading Association, St. Paul, Minn.
Note: For yearbooks 8-14 in this series, see CS 010 038-044.