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ERIC Number: EJ1139059
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017
Pages: 4
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 16
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ISSN: ISSN-2222-1735
Expanded Territories of "Literacy": New Literacies and Multiliteracies
Sang, Yuan
Journal of Education and Practice, v8 n8 p16-19 2017
Facing the radical change in society in the 21st century, the conventional view of literacy and literacy education may no longer satisfy students' needs in working and social lives, especially beyond classroom settings. Therefore, expanded territories of literacy have been proposed to better support teachers' and students' literacy education and practices. This paper conceptualized two expanded perspectives of literacy that are important and useful to understand literacy and literacy education in the modern society, which provide theories and frameworks for scholars, educators, and practitioners in the field of education.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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