Case Studies of Language, Literacy, Social Practice, and Power
This volume presents case studies of literacy practices as shaped by culture, language, community, and power. Covering a range of contexts and exploring a number of relevant dimensions in the evolving picture of literacy as situated, multiple, and social, the studies are grouped around four...
Published February 28th 2007 by Routledge
Portrait of Literacy Development in an Adult Freirean-Based Class
Now We Read, We See, We Speak compellingly captures eight women's progress toward empowerment through a Freirean-based literacy class in rural El Salvador and, in the process, provides telling lessons for literacy and adult educators around the world. This book fills a real gap in the educational...
Published March 31st 2000 by Routledge