ERIC Number: ED384225
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Language Issues in Literacy and Bilingual/Multicultural Education. Harvard Educational Review Reprint. Series No. 22.
Minami, Masahiko, Ed.; Kennedy, Bruce P., Ed.
This collection of articles related to language issues and literacy and bilingual and multicultural education include the following: "Three Processes in the Child's Acquisition of Syntax" (Roger Brown and Ursula Bellugi); "Pre-School Children's Knowledge of English Phonology" (Charles Read); "Stages in Language Development and Reading Exposure" (Carol Chomsky); "Trends in Second-Language-Acquisition Research" (Kenji Hakuta and Herlinda Cancino); "The Nature of Literacy: An Historical Exploration" (Daniel P. Resnick and Lauren B. Resnick); "From Utterance to Text: The Bias of Language in Speech and Writing" (David R. Olson); "Literacy and the Oral Foundations of Education" (Kieran Egan); "Literacy and Language: Relationships during the the Preschool Years" (Catherine E. Snow);"Literacy without Schooling: Testing for Intellectual Effects" (Sylvia Scribner and Michael Cole); "The Adult Literacy Process as Cultural Action for Freedom" (Paulo Freire); "Literacy and Cultural Identity" (Bernardo M. Ferdman); "Empowering Minority Students: A Framework for Intervention" (Jim Cummins); "Toward a Social-Contextual Approach to Family Literacy" (Elsa Roberts Auerbach); "Thinking about Bilingual Education: A Critical Appraisal" (Ricardo Otheguy); "Transitional Bilingual Education and the Socialization of Immigrants" (David Spener); "Creative Education for Bilingual Teachers" (Alma Flor Ada); "Promoting the Success of Latino Language-Minority Students: An Exploratory Study of Six High Schools" (Tamara Lucas, Rosemary Henze, Ruben Donato); and "The Silenced Dialogue: Power and Pedagogy in Educating Other People's Children" (Lisa D. Delpit). The book also includes several essay and book reviews. (CK)
Descriptors: Adult Literacy, Bilingual Education, Bilingual Teachers, Cultural Influences, High Schools, Hispanic Americans, Immigrants, Language Acquisition, Language Research, Learning Processes, Literacy, Minority Groups, Oral Language, Phonology, Preschool Children, Reading Skills, Second Language Instruction, Spanish Speaking, Syntax, Transitional Programs, Writing Skills
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