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Exercises Developed at Detroit for Making Reading Function


by Regina R. Heller & Stuart A. Courtis 1921

Reading is carried on primarily for the purpose of controlling behavior. A citizen reads the campaign statements of the various candidates in order to cast his vote intelligently, or the advertisements in his daily paper to find out where to go to buy the articles he desires. To be sure, in poetry and other forms of artistic expression, aesthetic appreciation seems at first sight far removed from action; but in the last analysis, all reading of whatever type or kind modifies the behavior of the reader.


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This article originally appeared as NSSE Yearbook Vol 20, No. 2.


Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 22 Number 7, 1921, p. 153-161
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 20936, Date Accessed: 10/17/2017 2:26:51 PM

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