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Title Promoting reading in developing countries / Vincent Greaney, editor.

Imprint Newark, Del. : International Reading Association, c1996.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  302.2244 P944    ---  Available
Description x, 214 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Reading in developing countries : problems and issues / Vincent Greaney -- Lifting literacy levels in developing countries : some implications from an IEA study / Warwick B. Elley -- Research foundations to support wide reading / Richard C. Anderson -- Textbooks in developing countries / Jo~ao Oliveira -- Developing local publishing capacity for children's literature / Tony Read -- Promoting independent reading : Venezuelan and Colombian experience / Nelson Rodriguez-Trujillo -- Promoting children's book publishing in Anglophone Africa / Scott Walter -- Using book floods to raise literacy levels in developing countries / Warwick B. Elley -- Donated book programs : an interim measure / Rosamaria Durand and Suzanne M. Deehy -- Libraries and literacy in developing countries / Rebecca Knuth, Barbara Perry, and Brigitte Duces.
Subject Literacy -- Developing countries.
Literacy programs -- Developing countries.
Books and reading -- Developing countries.
Publishers and publishing -- Developing countries.
Added Author Greaney, Vincent.
International Reading Association.
ISBN 0872072398 (pbk.)

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