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ERIC Number: EJ441046
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0886-0246
Youth and Reading: A Survey of Leisure Reading Pursuits of Female and Male Adolescents.
Moffitt, Mary Anne S.; Wartella, Ellen
Reading Research and Instruction, v31 n2 p1-17 Win 1992
Explores adolescent use of the media for leisure and, in particular, adolescent leisure reading of books. Surveys adolescents to measure the popularity of leisure reading compared to other leisure options, with a view toward contrasting female and male leisure reading pursuits. Finds that reading is popular with adolescents and that females favor it more than males. (PRA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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