ERIC Number: EJ363111
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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The Literacy Level among Older Adults: Is It a Problem?
Fisher, James C.
Adult Literacy and Basic Education, v11 n1 p41-50 1987
The low level of participation in adult basic education by older adults with minimal education invites consideration of the impact of illiteracy on older adults. Discussed are the role of reading among this population, the adequacy of commonly used definitions and measures of literacy for older adults, and recommendations for research and practice. (Author/CH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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