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ERIC Number: EJ596661
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0040-0912
Lack of Employment: The Threat to Numeracy.
Parsons, Samantha; Bynner, John
Education + Training, v41 n8 p359-65 1999
A British longitudinal study measured adult numeracy at ages 16 and 37. The longer the absence from paid employment, the greater the negative impact on numeracy. This effect was strongest for men who had poor math scores at 16. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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