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Literacy as a human problem / edited by James C. Raymond.

; Alabama Symposium on English and American Literature (6th : 1979 : University of Alabama)
University, Ala. : University of Alabama Press, [1982] .
ISBN 0817301089, 0817301100

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George Washington
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
LC149 .L498 1982 Available Request
American
LIB stacks
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Catholic
Mullen Library stacks
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UDC
Van Ness stacks
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Off-Campus Shelving
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Other Authors Raymond, James C., 1940-
Alabama Symposium on English and American Literature (6th : 1979 : University of Alabama)
Subjects Alphabetisierung.
Analphabetismus.
Analphabétisme -- Congrès.
Anglais (Langue) -- Étude et enseignement -- Congrès.
Englisch.
English language -- Study and teaching -- Congresses.
English language -- Study and teaching.
Literacy -- Congresses.
Literacy.
Literatur.
Description x, 206 pages ; 22 cm
Copyright Date [1982]
©1982
Notes Papers presented at the 6th Alabama Symposium on English and American Literature held at the University of Alabama in 1979.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Literacy as a human problem / James C. Raymond -- part 1. Law linguistics, and the English language: Thomas H. Middleton: Don't grammar count? -- Vivian I. Davis: A human and legal problem -- John Simon: Why good English is good for you -- Elisabeth McPherson: Language: unites or divides: the students' right in retrospect -- part 2. Testing: art or illusion?: Thomas Newkirk: How competent are the writing competency tests? -- Richard Lloyd-Jones: Who am I unless I know you?: another view of competence -- part 3. Literacy, culture, and human consciousness: Edward P.J. Corbett: A literal view of literacy -- Frank J. D'Angelo: Luria on literacy: the cognitive consequences of reading and writing -- Walter J. Ong: Reading, technology, and human consciousness.
Genre Conference proceedings.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7998246
(OCoLC)ocm07998246
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