ERIC Number: EJ621888
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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On Defining and Developing Literacy across Communities.
Bernardo, Allan B. I.
International Review of Education, v46 n5 p455-465 Sep 2000
Points out the difficulties of defining and operationalizing literacy and literacy development across communities with diverse socioeconomic profiles. Proposes consideration of diverse socioeconomic patterns and level of community (in addition to macro-level of nation-state and the micro-level of individual) to analyze matters relating to literacy development. (Contains 12 references.) (PGS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: International Adult Literacy Survey