A Comparative Study of the Appeal in Favorite Comics and Favorite Fiction, as Reported by Ninth-grade Pupils in the James P. Elder Junior High School, Fort Worth, Texas

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The problem of this study is to compare certain elements of appeal in favorite comic books and favorite books of fiction read by 384 ninth-grade pupils in the J. P. Elder Junior High School, Fort Worth, Texas, during a three-months period from November 7, 1949, to February 7, 1950. The purpose of this investigation is to ascertain whether the same elements of appeal are common to both types of reading, and whether they compare favorably with the findings of other investigations reported in literature on the subject.

Creator(s): Smith, Mary Blanche
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Creation Date: 1950
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UNT Libraries
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UNT Theses and Dissertations
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Publisher Name: North Texas State College
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1950
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United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Description:

The problem of this study is to compare certain elements of appeal in favorite comic books and favorite books of fiction read by 384 ninth-grade pupils in the J. P. Elder Junior High School, Fort Worth, Texas, during a three-months period from November 7, 1949, to February 7, 1950. The purpose of this investigation is to ascertain whether the same elements of appeal are common to both types of reading, and whether they compare favorably with the findings of other investigations reported in literature on the subject.

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Level: Master's
Discipline: Education
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v, 83 leaves

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Keyword(s): favorite comics | favorite fiction | ninth-grade pupils | James P. Elder Junior High School
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Partner:
UNT Libraries
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UNT Theses and Dissertations
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  • CALL-NO: 379 N81 no.1637
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: n_01637
  • UNTCAT: b1331872 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc130222
Resource Type: Thesis or Dissertation
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Access: Public
License: Copyright
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Holder: Smith, Mary Blanche