ERIC Number: ED363755
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Women, Literacy and Action: A Handbook.
Breen, Mary, Ed.
This handbook, to be used in literacy instruction programs, particularly with women, contains six articles concerning women and literacy written by women in Ontario. The articles are the following: "Feminism and Literacy" (Naomi Garber, Jenny Horsman, and Tracy Westell); "Looking at 'Ism's': Visible Minority Women and Literacy" (an interview with Nancy Simms); "Women and Health and Literacy" (Mary J. Breen); "Native Women in Literacy" (Florence Gray); "Parenting and Literacy" (Barbara Flint-Coplan); and "Women, Literacy and Poverty: Making the Connections" (an interview with Wendy Desbrisay). The handbook also contains suggestions for activities for International Women's Day for literacy programs and a section of resources listing 3 groups and 34 printed materials. (KC)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Literacy Secretariat, Ottawa (Ontario).
Authoring Institution: Ontario Literacy Coalition, Toronto.
Identifiers - Location: Canada