ERIC Number: ED333140
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
An Annotated Bibliography of Adult Literacy Resources. Second Edition.
This annotated bibliography lists 183 books dealing with adult literacy under 10 main categories: life skills; biographies; nonfiction; fiction; work identification workbooks; comprehension workbooks; skill development series; spelling workbooks; vocabulary workbooks; writing workbooks; and video programs. The categories are further subdivided into up to six areas so that more specific information may be located. The life skills category is subdivided into personal development, employment, functional skills, health, legislation, and consumer issues. The nonfiction and fiction categories are each divided into stage II and stage III. Each annotation provides the following information: title, publisher, distributor, date, readability level, cost, and content summary. A listing of publishers' addresses appears at the end of the bibliography. An alphabetical title list and glossary are provided. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Annotated Bibliographies, Basic Skills, Biographies, Consumer Education, Daily Living Skills, Employment, Fiction, First Aid, Foreign Countries, Functional Literacy, Health, Individual Development, Literacy Education, Nonfiction, Reading Comprehension, Skill Development, Spelling, Supplementary Reading Materials, Videotape Recordings, Vocabulary, Word Recognition, Workbooks, Writing (Composition)
PROSPECTS Adult Literacy Association, 9913 108 Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta T5H 1A5 ($10.00).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton.; Department of the Secretary of State, Ottawa (Ontario). Multiculturalism Directorate.
Authoring Institution: PROSPECTS Adult Literacy Association, Edmonton (Alberta).
Note: For the first edition, see ED 308 285.