ERIC Number: EJ291514
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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The Emergent Perspective on Literacy.
Guthrie, John T.; Kirsch, Irwin S.
Phi Delta Kappan, v65 n5 p351-55 Jan 1984
Proposes redefining the problem of illiteracy in terms of a "social-interaction perspective" that would emphasize the need "to acculturate students to the practices of reading in their communities" and the broad range of reading competencies required by today's society. (JBM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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