ERIC Number: EJ540640
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Young Adult Literature in the Classroom--Or Is It?
Bushman, John H.
English Journal, v86 n3 p35-40 Mar 1997
Questions the use of classic literature in the lower secondary school grades and reports on a survey of reading experience and habits, both in and outside of school, among 380 students in grades 6-12. Suggests that young adult literature can do what schools have not--turn adolescents into avid readers. (TB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Young Adult Literature.