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ERIC Number: EJ674380
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0034-527X
Words in Action: Rethinking Workplace Literacy.
Rose, Mike
Research in the Teaching of English, v38 n1 p125-28 Aug 2003
Discusses a research project exploring the thought it takes to do physical work, the cognitive processes involved in various blue collar and service occupations like waitressing, hairstyling, plumbing, welding, industrial assembly, and the like. Considers the way occupations are categorized, defines intelligence, and thinks about learning and schooling. Reconsiders some of the traditional ways to define and discuss written language, numbers, and graphics. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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