ERIC Number: EJ646976
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: 0
Adolescent Second Language Literacy: Language-Culture, Literature, and Identity.
McCafferty, Steven G.
Reading Research and Instruction, v41 n3 p279-88 Spr 2002
Suggests adolescent second language speakers of English can better understand the second culture as embedded in the language, and feel more comfortable with expressing their sense of self through language, by discussing language and its use in the contexts of literary texts. Examines elements of the interface between language, culture, and cognition as found in American English. Discusses pedagogical implications. (RS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Adolescent Literacy.