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ERIC Number: EJ427252
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0700-1584
Literacy as Threat/Desire: Longing to Be SOMEBODY.
Rockhill, Kathleen
TESL Talk, v20 n1 p89-110 1990
Draws on a Los Angeles research project with Hispanic immigrant women with limited English to address the ambivalence with which many women approach the task of becoming literate in English. Gender differences and the relationship of literacy to sexuality, violence, and the public/private split between male/female worlds are considered. (22 references) (Author/LB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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