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Do young kids lack reading culture?

  • Evaries Rosita


Jakarta | Thu, January 22 2009 | 04:36 pm

PREMIUM If most kids today don't like reading, culture is often blamed as if it were the sole causal factor contributing to the lack of interest in reading among them. Our culture, it is often said, is a culture that does not encourage people to read. It is an oral culture, not reading culture, as is generally known. This generalization, however, is not entirely correct. In fact, it is quite har...