ERIC Number: EJ399923
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
The Narrativization of Experience in the Oral Style.
Gee, James Paul
Journal of Education, v171 n1 p75-96 1989
Argues that the ability to narrate experience relies upon pervasive, culturally shared, and unquestioned myths. Analyzes the oral narrative of a seven-year-old Black female elementary school student. (FMW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue with title "Literacy, Discourse, and Linguistics: Essays by James Paul Gee"; reprinted from the Journal of Education, v167 n1, 1985.