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Exploring the Goals of College Reading Programs [microform] : Yearbook of the Annual Meeting of the Southwest Reading Conference for Colleges and Universities (5th, Texas Christian University, Dec. 1-3, 1955) / Oscar S. Causey, Ed
Bib ID 5309542
Format BookBook, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline
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Description [Washington, D.C.] : Distributed by ERIC Clearinghouse, 1956 
140 p. 
Summary

This yearbook contains addresses and discussion group reports from the fifth annual meeting of the Southwest Reading Conference for Colleges and Universities. Part 1 includes addresses which consider: definitions of reading, psychological explanations of reading, the sociology of reading, recent research in college reading, reading and semantics, current goals of college reading programs, defining the reading needs of college students, current goals in college reading programs, and other topics. Part 2 includes discussion group reports which focus on: goals and techniques used in adult reading programs, reading improvement in business, physical, visual, and auditory disabilities in relation to reading, junior college and small college programs, clinical programs, and diagnostic techniques and tools. An appendix contains an annotated bibliography of college reading materials, a report from abroad, and a report on college reading programs in the nation. (LL)

Notes

ERIC Note: National Reading Conference was formerly known as the Southwest Reading Conference; Published by Texas Christian University Press ; For related documents, see ED 123 568-572, CS 002 640, 649, and 652; Best copy available.

Educational level discussed: Higher Education.

May also be available online. Address as at 14/8/18: https://eric.ed.gov/

Reproduction Microfiche. [Washington D.C.]: ERIC Clearinghouse microfiches : positive. 
Subjects Adult Reading Programs.  |  College Programs.  |  College Students.  |  Conference Reports.  |  Higher Education.  |  Reading Diagnosis.  |  Reading Difficulty.  |  Reading Improvement.  |  Reading Instruction.  |  Reading Materials.  |  Reading Programs.  |  Reading Research.  |  Reading Skills.  |  Teaching Methods.  |  National Reading Conference (Organization) Southwest Reading Conference Colleges Universities
Form/genre Reports, Descriptive.
Other authors/contributors Causey, Oscar S., editor
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