ERIC Number: EJ381430
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Necessary Changes: Professional Involvement in Adult Literacy Programs.
Kazemek, Francis E.
Harvard Educational Review, v58 n4 p464-87 Nov 1988
Critiques demeaning attitudes toward adult literacy learners implicit in the practices of major literacy programs and examines underlying assumptions about the nature of literacy in light of recent studies. Argues that literacy professionals must confront political and institutional barriers to effective literacy education and offers an alternative, holistic methodology. (Author/CH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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