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ERIC Number: EJ573362
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-1081-3004
Literary Interpretation as a Social Act.
Lewis, Cynthia
Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, v42 n3 p168-77 Nov 1998
Examines a peer-led middle school literature discussion to demonstrate the social and performative nature of interpretation. Finds that two students' stances in relation to a text are shaped by social and cultural conditions within and beyond the classroom. (RS)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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