ERIC Number: ED318993
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
College and Adult Reading X: The Tenth Yearbook of the North Central Reading Association.
Fisher, Joseph A., Ed.
Including sections on research, programs, and professional problems and issues, this yearbook contains presentations given at the 1978 and 1979 meetings of the North Central Reading Association. Papers include: "The Effects of Anxiety on Reading Comprehension" (David Wark and others); "Some Effects of Anxiety on University Students" (J. Michael Bennett and David M. Wark); "Personality Patterns of Good and Poor Readers Using Cattell's 16PF" (Walter E. Lockhart and Earl L. Menary); "Effects of a Reading and Study Skills Program on Academic Performance and Retention in a Technical College" (Gretchen Starks and Anthony Kuznik); "Comparing Visual/Tactile Performance and Reading Achievement" (Bruce A. Lloyd); "Transcendental Meditation and College Grades" (Carmen J. Carsello and James W. Creaser); "A Self-Managed Reading Improvement Program" (George Ruppel); "Peer Education at a University: The GUTS/HASH Model of Tutorial Assistance" (Harry M. Behrman); "Self-Image: An Important Concept for Study Skills Professionals" (Mark E. Thompson); "Frameworks for Examining Comprehension and Discourse: An Overview" (Robert F. Carey and Sharon L. Smith); "Needed: Systematic Evaluation of College Remedial Reading Programs" (James M. Deem); and an appendix "A Topical Bibliography for Study Skills Teachers" (Joseph A. Fisher). (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 7-14 in this series, see CS 010 037-044.