Motivation for Reading: Individual, Home, Textual, and Classroom Perspectives by Allan Wigfield
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Motivation for Reading: Individual, Home, Textual, and Classroom Perspectives
By Allan Wigfield

Motivation for Reading: Individual, Home, Textual, and Classroom Perspectives

A Special Issue of Educational Psychologist

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Motivation for Reading: Individual, Home, Textual, and Classroom Perspectives by Allan Wigfield

Book Description

Based on research from the National Reading Research Center (NRRC) at the Universities of Georgia and Maryland, this issue presents the contributors' sythesized work on reading motivation and engagement. Articles are devoted to the following topics: * the general motivation constructs related to reading; * home influences on reading motivation; * readers' responses to different types of text; * influences of classroom contexts; and * types of assessment on children's motivation.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780805898729
ISBN-10: 0805898727
Format: Paperback
(280mm x 210mm x 4mm)
Pages: 82
Imprint: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates Inc
Publisher: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates Inc
Publish Date: 12-Jun-1997
Country of Publication: United States

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