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ERIC Number: EJ815888
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Nov
Pages: 25
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ISSN: ISSN-0020-8566
Literacy and Access to the Written Culture by Youth and Adults Excluded from the School System: A Cross-Country Field Study in Nine Countries in Latin America and the Caribbean
Torres, Rosa-Maria
International Review of Education, v54 n5-6 p539-563 Nov 2008
The title of this article refers to a field study carried out in 2006-2007 in nine countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. The article summarizes the basic concepts, aims, methodology and findings of the study. In conclusion, the author points out a number of important policy changes that are called for in this domain. While the study itself was carried out in a particular region, the findings have implications for a wider international audience.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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