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ERIC Number: EJ441489
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0267-1905
Socio-Cultural Approaches to Literacy (Literacies).
Gee, James
Annual Review of Applied Linguistics, v12 p31-48 1991
Sociocultural approaches to literacy question several related assumptions inherited from the discipline of cognitive psychology, including the following: (1) thinking and speaking are functions of individual minds; (2) literacy is an individual mental skill involving the ability to read and write; and (3) intelligence, knowledge, and aptitude are states of individual minds. (60 references) (LB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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