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ERIC Number: EJ613794
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0093-3104
Sociological Imagination, Stories, and Learning To Be Literate.
Shannon, Patrick
Theory and Research in Social Education, v27 n3 p396-407 Sum 1999
Describes the "sociological imagination," which suggests an ability to create possible reconstructions of larger social forces which affect peoples' lives, through a story about Muhammad Ali. Discusses the importance of stories and their role in society. Utilizes three more stories to address various issues in relation to literacy learning. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: California