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ERIC Number: EJ496646
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0748-5786
Beyond Mary Bailey and Old Maid Librarians: Reimagining Readers and Rethinking Reading.
Radway, Janice
Journal of Education for Library and Information Science, v35 n4 p275-96 Fall 1994
Reviews the growing body of work that examines reading as a process occurring within a social context and having social consequences. Three categories within this literature are examined: studies of literacy and its sociocultural role; the history of the book; and the meaning of reading as an activity. Notes and a bibliography is appended. (15 references) (KRN)
Publication Type: Book/Product Reviews; Opinion Papers; Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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