Literacy: An Advanced Resource Book
Literacy is a comprehensive resource book which provides students and researchers with support for advanced study of the topic. It introduces readers to a broad range of approaches to understanding literacy in educational contexts and in society. Literacy: introduces key concepts and establishes the key terms, extending readers' techniques of analysis through practical application. brings together influential articles, sets them in context and discusses their contribution to the field. These core readings are all fully annotated. includes readings by David Barton, Norman Fairclough, James Paul Gee, Roger Fowler, Gunther Kress and Jay Lemke includes further sample material and activities that enable readers to engage more actively with the subject matter and encourages them to develop their own responses. Written by a leader in the field, this book covers the key themes in the discipline, including Acquisition of Literacy,'Academic Literacy' in Higher Education, Workplace Literacies, Literacy and Schooling and Multimodality.
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Review: Literacy: An Advanced Resource Book for StudentsUser Review - Lindsey - Goodreads
Plenty of theory. Plenty of great research. Not much to immediately implement in a class which is what I need. Read full review
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