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  1. Handbook of Discourse Processes

    Edited by Arthur C. Graesser, Morton Ann Gernsbacher, Susan R. Goldman

    This Handbook is a comprehensive overview of the multidisciplinary field of discourse processes. The editors hope to foster a more interdisciplinary approach to discourse processing with this Handbook, while simultaneously developing an appreciation within the field for multiple methods of...

    Published February 1st 2003 by Routledge

  2. On Reading Books to Children

    Parents and Teachers

    Edited by Anne van Kleeck, Steven A. Stahl, Eurydice B. Bauer

    On Reading Books to Children: Parents and Teachers brings together in one volume current research on adult book reading to children. The authors, drawn from around the world, are key researchers and eminent scholars from the fields of reading and literacy, child language, speech pathology, and...

    Published February 1st 2003 by Routledge

  3. Literacy in the New Media Age

    By Gunther Kress

    Series: Literacies

    In this 'new media age' the screen has replaced the book as the dominant medium of communication. This dramatic change has made image, rather than writing, the centre of communication. In this groundbreaking book, Gunther Kress considers the effects of a revolution that has radically altered the...

    Published January 16th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Meeting Difficulties in Literacy Development

    Research, Policy and Practice

    By Gavin Reid, Janet Soler, Janice Wearmouth

    Addressing the sensitive issue of difficulties in literacy development this practical book outlines what is meant by 'literacy' and the barriers to literacy development such as social class, ethnicity, culture and gender. It emphasises practical strategies and programmes to help reduce these...

    Published December 12th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Understanding Storytelling Among African American Children

    A Journey From Africa To America

    By Tempii B. Champion

    Understanding Storytelling Among African American Children: A Journey From Africa to America reports research on narrative production among African American children for the purpose of extending previous inquiry and discussion of narrative structure. Some researchers have focused on the influence...

    Published December 1st 2002 by Routledge

  6. African American Literacies

    By Elaine Richardson

    Series: Literacies

    African-American Literacies is a personal, public and political exploration of the problems faced by student writers from the African-American Vernacular English (AAVE) culture.Drawing on personal experience, Elaine Richardson provides a compelling account of the language and literacy practices of...

    Published November 7th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Teaching Academic Writing

    A Toolkit for Higher Education

    By Caroline Coffin, Mary Jane Curry, Sharon Goodman, Ann Hewings, Theresa Lillis, Joan Swann

    Student academic writing is at the heart of teaching and learning in higher education. Students are assessed largely by what they write, and need to learn both general academic conventions as well as disciplinary writing requirements in order to be successful in higher education.Teaching Academic...

    Published November 7th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Intertexts

    Reading Pedagogy in College Writing Classrooms

    Edited by Marguerite Helmers

    What do we mean when we talk about reading? What does it mean to "teach reading?" What place does reading have in the college writing classroom? Intertexts: Reading Pedagogy in College Writing Classrooms theoretically and practically situates the teaching of reading as a common pedagogical...

    Published November 1st 2002 by Routledge

  9. Multicultural Issues in Literacy Research and Practice

    Edited by Arlette Ingram Willis, Georgia Earnest Garcia, Rosalinda B. Barrera, Violet J. Harris

    This volume brings together researchers and participants from diverse groups, reflecting the different ways in which the field of multicultural literacies has been interpreted. A common theme across the chapters is attention to the ways in which elements of difference--race, ethnicity, gender,...

    Published November 1st 2002 by Routledge

  10. Children Reading Pictures

    Interpreting Visual Texts

    By Evelyn Arizpe, Morag Styles

    This book describes the fascinating results of a two year study of children's responses to contemporary picturebooks. Children of primary school age, from a range of backgrounds, read and discussed books by the award-winning artists, Anthony Browne and Satoshi Kitamura. They then made their own...

    Published October 24th 2002 by Routledge