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An Introduction to Discourse Analysis: Theory and Method

James Paul Gee - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2014 - 256 pages
Discourse analysis considers how language, both spoken and written, enacts social and cultural perspectives and identities. Assuming no prior knowledge of linguistics, An ...
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Literacy and Education

James Paul Gee - Education - 2014 - 160 pages
Literacy and Education tells the story of how literacy—starting in the early 1980s—came to be seen not as a mental phenomenon, but as a social and cultural one. In this ...
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How to do Discourse Analysis: A Toolkit

James Paul Gee - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2014 - 216 pages
This bestselling textbook is the ideal companion to An Introduction to Discourse Analysis: Theory and Method, by leading author, James Paul Gee. Using a practical how-to ...
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Why Video Games are Good for Your Soul: Pleasure and Learning

James Paul Gee - Computers - 2005 - 122 pages
Imprint. In this text, built entirely around computer games and game play, the author shows how good video games marry pleasure and learning and, at the same time, have the ...
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The New Work Order: Behind the Language of the New Capitalism

James Paul Gee - Education - 1996 - 200 pages
Workplace democracy. Empowerment. Team leaders. Knowledge workers. This is the language of “the new work order” promoted by today’s management, which promises more meaningful ...
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Assessment, Equity, and Opportunity to Learn

Pamela A. Moss, Diana C. Pullin, James Paul Gee, Edward H. Haertel, Lauren Jones Young - Psychology - 2008
Providing all students with a fair opportunity to learn (OTL) is perhaps the most pressing issue facing U.S. education. Moving beyond conventional notions of OTL – as access to ...
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How Computer Games Help Children Learn

David Williamson Shaffer, James Paul Gee - Education - 2008 - 242 pages
Evaluates a controversial theory about the educational potential of computer games, revealing how specific games can teach children how to develop creative thinking processes ...
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Situated Language and Learning: A Critique of Traditional Schooling

James Paul Gee - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2012 - 144 pages
Why do poor and minority students under-perform in school? Do computer games help or hinder learning? What can new research in psychology teach our educational policy-makers ...
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The Anti-Education Era: Creating Smarter Students through Digital Learning

James Paul Gee - Education - 2013 - 256 pages
One of the first champions of the positive effects of gaming reveals the dark side of today's digital and social media Today's schools are eager to use the latest technology in ...
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