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ERIC Number: EJ543781
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0742-051X
Jointly Constructed Narratives in Classrooms: Co-Construction of Friendship and Community through Language.
Kyratzis, Amy; Green, Judith
Teaching and Teacher Education, v13 n1 p17-37 1997
Examines joint construction of narratives in the classroom, presenting narratives from two ethnographic studies. The preschool narratives illustrate how peer culture, friendship patterns, and identity are socially constituted through discourse. Fifth grade narratives illustrate ways in which students view their bilingual class community as jointly constructed through everyday patterns of interaction and activity. (SM)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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