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ERIC Number: EJ419493
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0010-8146
The Political Economy of Literacy in the Third World.
Youngman, Frank
Convergence, v23 n4 p5-13 1990
Social divisions of gender, class, race, ethnicity, and religion constitute a structure of power disparities that influences the form and content of literacy programs in developing nations. Adult educators have a social responsibility to identify how literacy activities may be reinforcing unjust or unequal societies. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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