ERIC Number: EJ321874
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Is a Common Definition of Adult Literacy Possible?
Cervero, Ronald M.
Adult Education Quarterly, v36 n1 p50-54 Fall 1985
Evaluates the efforts to achieve a common or single definition of adult literacy in the United States. The article describes the current understandings of literacy as reported in the professional literature, focuses on the feasibility of establishing a common definition of adult literacy in America, and explores the normative aspects of the issue. (CT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Forum: Focus on Defining the Field.