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ERIC Number: EJ559418
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0034-0561
Broadening Conceptualizations of Literacy: The Visual and Communicative Arts (Visual Literacy).
Flood, James; Lapp, Diane
Reading Teacher, v51 n4 p342-44 Dec-Jan 1997-1998
Describes two hours in the life of an eight-year-old to demonstrate that children acquire information and develop language skills from multiple sources. Argues that the conceptualization of literacy must be broadened from reading and writing skills to a definition that recognizes the layering of information and that includes all forms of the communicative and visual arts. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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