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UN Sustainable Development Goals

GOAL 4: Quality Education

Description

Literature, most generically, is any body of written works. More restrictively, literature refers to writing considered to be an art form or any single writing deemed to have artistic or intellectual value, often due to deploying language in ways that differ from ordinary usage.

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Organizations relating to Literature

International Federation for Modern Languages and Literatures / Turku, Finland / Est. 1928
Gospel Literature Worldwide / Willington, UK
Europhysics Letters Association / Mulhouse, France / Est. 1986
Adjudicating Committee for the Nordic Council\'s Literature Prize / Reykjavik, Iceland / Est. 1961
International Comparative Literature Association / Hong Kong, Hong Kong / Est. 1954
International Association of Sanskrit Studies / Innsbruck, Austria / Est. 1972
Centre européen de traduction littéraire, Bruxelles / Dilbeek, Belgium
International Institute for Children\'s Literature and Reading Research / Vienna, Austria / Est. 1965
Foundation of SAARC Writers and Literature / Delhi, India / Est. 1975
French-Language Writers\' Association / Paris, France / Est. 1926
European Academy of Arts / Leuze, Belgium / Est. 1979
Agreement Concerning Insured Letters and Boxes and Detailed Regulations / Est. 1969
International Youth Library / Munich, Germany / Est. 1948
International Association for Scandinavian Studies / Vilnius, Lithuania / Est. 1962
European Association for Digital Humanities / Leuven, Belgium / Est. 1973
Society of Romance Linguistics / Heidelberg, Germany / Est. 1924
International College of Literary Translators / Arles, France / Est. 1987
Treaty Respecting Literary, Artistic and Industrial Property / Est. 1901
Institute for Human Sciences / Vienna, Austria / Est. 1982
International Society for Religion, Literature and Culture / Stirling, UK / Est. 1991
International Institute of Ibero-American Literature / Pittsburgh PA, USA / Est. 1938
International Courtly Literature Society / Liverpool, UK / Est. 1973
European Humanities University / Vilnius, Lithuania
International Institute for Asian Studies, Leiden / Leiden, Netherlands / Est. 1993
Society for the Promotion of African, Asian and Latin American Literature / Frankfurt-Main, Germany / Est. 1980

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World Problems relating to Literature

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Avoidance of copyright
Racial bias in children's literature
Book censorship
Uneconomic publishing markets for minority languages

Action Strategies relating to Literature

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Providing literary criticism
Developing networked documentation services in social sciences
Maintaining library
Promoting study of social sciences
Producing christian literature
Using information technology in humanities
Using transforming literature
Recreating meaningful literature
Surveying sanskrit literature
Clarifying artful humanities
Disseminating theosophical literature
Devising attractive global literature
Reducing sexist literary language
Authorizing literary
Distributing Islamic literature
Teaching foreign languages
Teaching foreign languages and literature
Philosophizing
Stamping out immoral literature
Strengthening science and technology information capacity
Operating underground press

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