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The Role of the Home

by Bonaro W. Overstreet - 1961

While the division will be arbitrary, and perhaps even misleading because it puts asunder what belongs together, we yet can explore under four headings the service rendered to human growth by reading in the home: (a) books as mediators, (b) books as property', (c) books as makers of an atmosphere, and (d) books as builders of the inner resource.

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This article originally appeared as NSSE Yearbook Vol 60, No. 1.

Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 62 Number 9, 1961, p. 77-91
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 19871, Date Accessed: 7/30/2021 4:19:49 AM

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