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ERIC Number: EJ551472
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2984
Writing for Their Lives: The Non-School Literacy of California's Urban African American Youth.
Mahiri, Jabari; Sablo, Soraya
Journal of Negro Education, v65 n2 p164-80 Spr 1996
Reports on an investigation of the out-of-school literacy practices of two African American urban high school students. Conclusions are drawn about the complex and productive ways these youths use literacy practices in their social environments. Implications are made for instruction using youth culture as a bridge to writing development. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: California