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Cultural literacy and the idea of general education

Cultural literacy and the idea of general education

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Published by National Society for the Study of Education, Distributed by the University of Chicago Press in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • General education -- United States.,
    • Educational anthropology -- United States.,
    • Culture.,
    • United States -- Civilization.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and indexes.

      Statementby the Yearbook committee and associated contributors ; edited by Ian Westbury and Alan C. Purves ; editor for the Society, Kenneth J. Rehage.
      SeriesYearbook of the National Society for the Study of Education,, 87th, pt. 2
      ContributionsWestbury, Ian., Purves, Alan C., 1931-, Rehage, Kenneth J., National Society for the Study of Education.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB5 .N25 87th, pt. 2, LC1023 .N25 87th, pt. 2
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 272 p. ;
      Number of Pages272
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2412106M
      LC Control Number87062791

      — Western — notions of "literacy" and also criticized the idea that literacy often only refers to reading and writing. The focus has shifted to different kinds of .


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