WorldCat Identities

Figurel, J. Allen

Overview
Works: 24 works in 85 publications in 2 languages and 1,591 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Academic theses 
Roles: Editor, Author, Creator
Classifications: LB1573.A2, 428.4
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Most widely held works by J. Allen Figurel
Reading goals for the disadvantaged by J. Allen Figurel( Book )

13 editions published between 1969 and 1978 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The International Reading Association conference papers selected for this publication focus on the problems of teaching reading to the disadvantaged. The learner's background in language and experience, the teacher's goals and measures of potential and achievement, and the school's adjustment of program and instruction are all factors that affect successful learning for disadvantaged students and are represented in the publication. The selected papers are divided into five categories: general considerations, urban classroom applications, some rural applications, problems of bilingual children, and basic adult education. (This document previously announced as ed 043 457.) (Author/NH)
Better reading in urban schools by International Reading Association( Book )

9 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The papers included this volume focus upon the reading problems faced by the child living in urban America. The scope of the papers encompasses such basic issues as "Social Variation in Language: Implications for Teaching Reading to Black Ghetto Children" and "The Training of Reading Teachers for the Disadvantaged." Other articles in this volume are: "The Effect of Training in the Cognitive Uses of Language Deficit of Disadvantaged Kindergarten Children, ""Expanding Language Power of Young Black Children: a Literature Approach, ""Reading Skills of Afros and Mexican-American Students, ""I. T.A. as a Tool for Preventing Cumulative Language Deficit in Disadvantaged Children, ""Influence of Nonstandard Dialect on Oral Reading Behavior of Fourth Grade Black Children under Two Stimuli Conditions," and "Implications of Some Current Issues and Practices for the Reading Teacher." (Author/WR)
Forging ahead in reading by International Reading Association( Book )

7 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading and realism by International Reading Association( Book )

5 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains the formal papers that were presented at the 1968 convention of the International Reading Association. The papers discuss aspects of the following reading areas: reading instruction and materials, the curriculum in reading, reading organization, teacher education, research evaluation and reports, and issues in reading on the international scene. (Rl)
Vistas in reading by International Reading Association( Book )

8 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and German and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is the first and largest volume of a three-part work that constitutes the proceedings of the 1966 International Reading Association conference. The papers in this book represent broad viewpoints of reading at all instructional levels and are presented in the following sections: the presidential address and other major addresses, ten "sequences" on different facets of reading, general and professional concerns discussed in "sessions," and papers presented at cosponsored meetings. The following topics are discussed: reading development, literature as part of the reading program, reading materials, curriculum planning, class organization, reading programs, counseling and guidance in reading, corrective teaching in the classroom, problems in reading instruction, teacher education, using linguistics in reading instruction, environmental influences, individualized instruction, reading research, research design, and evaluation in reading. (Rl)
Reading for effective living by International Reading Association( Book )

3 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Challenge and experiment in reading by International Reading Association( Book )

4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading and inquiry by International Reading Association( Book )

5 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading in a changing society by International Reading Association( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Changing concepts of reading instruction by International Reading Association( Book )

5 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New frontiers in reading by International Reading Association( Book )

3 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading as an intellectual activity by International Reading Association( Book )

5 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a collection of 75 papers presented and discussed at the 1963 International Reading Association conference, which promoted "Reading as an Intellectual Activity" as its theme. Papers from the conference are presented in the following four groups: main addresses, thirteen sequences of papers on different facets of reading instruction, reports of four grant-sponsored studies, and papers presented at meetings that were cosponsored by the International Reading Association. The following subjects were discussed: reading at the elementary, secondary, college, and adult educational levels, reading-program administration, content reading, reading evaluation, reading research, clinical aspects of reading, reading habits, multimedia instruction, linguistics, international aspects of reading, and differing opinions in reading. (Rl)
Improvement of reading through classroom practice( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings of the Eleventh Annual Convention, International Reading Association by International Reading Association( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading and realism : proceedings of the thirteenth annual convention by International Reading Association( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forging ahead in reading( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vocabulary of underprivileged children by J. Allen Figurel( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

New frontiers in reading : International Reading Association Conference Proceedings Vol 5 1960( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Proceedings of the twelfth annual convention, Newark, 1968 by International Reading Association( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Proceedings of the eleventh annual convention, held at Dallas, May 4-7, 1966 by International Reading Association( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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