ERIC Number: EJ255314
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Jul
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Native American Attitudes toward Literacy and Recording in the Southwest.
Brandt, Elizabeth A.
Journal of the Linguistic Association of the Southwest, v4 n2 p185-95 Jul 1981
Hypothesizes that Native Americans in the Southwest have a historical and contemporary aversion to writing and other relatively permanent means of data storage. Contributing factors include religion, oral traditions based on memory, cultural secrecy. Available from Linguistic Association of the Southwest, Department of English, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77004. (NEC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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