Encyclopedia of Language and Education. Volume 2 : Literacy. HARDCOVER

EDWARDS, Viv, and David CORSON (eds.). Encyclopedia of Language and Education. Volume 2 : Literacy. Dordrecht / Boston / London : Kluwer Academic Publishers, (1997). Pp [i]-xvi,(2),[1]-250,(20). Index. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Contents : Section 1: Focus on Reading. 1. The Reading Process (by Kenneth S. Goodman). 2. The Teaching of Reading (by G. Brian Thompson). 3. Reading Skills: Emergent Literacy (by Bridie Raban). 4. Metalinguistic Skills in Reading Development (by William E. Tunmer).5. The Development of Literacy Difficulties (by Marie M. Clay). 6. Reading in Multilingual Classrooms (by Viv Edwards). Section 2: Focus on Writing. 7. Writing Systems and Orthographies (by Barbara Burnaby). 8. The Development of Young Children as Authors (by Nigel Hall). 9. The Teaching of Writing(by Gretchen M. Owocki and Yetta M. Goodman). 10. The Development of Spell ing and Punctuation (by Sandra Wilde). 11. Handwriting Skills (by Sue Walker). 12. Writing in Multilingual Classrooms (by Viv Edwards). Section 3: Focus on the Social Context of Literacy. 13. The Social Psychology of Reading (by John Edwards, of St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, pp 119-126). 14. Functional Literacy (by Ludo Verhoeven). 15. Social Literacies (by Brian V. Street). 16. Critical Approaches to Literacy (by Allan Luke). 17. Family Literacy (by Elsa Roberts Auerbach). 18. Adult Literacy (by Alan Rogers). 19. Sustaining Local Literacies (by R.K. Awhdotri). 20. ITand Literacy (by Chris Abbott). Section 4: Focus on Selected Regions. 21. Literacy Teaching in France (by Danielle Bechennec and Liliane Sprenger-Charolles). 22. Literacy leaching in India (by R.K. Agnihotri). 23. Literacy Teaching in the Low Countries (by Pieter Reitsma). 24. Female Literacy and Lite Chances in Rural Nigeria (by Benedicta Egbo). 25. Literacy Teaching in Norway (by Bente Hagtvet and Solveig-Alma H. Lyster). ******** See our extensive linguistics collection. ******* Very good. From the collection of John Edwards, one of the contributors, without indication but acquired from his library. Uncommon in hardcover. 150.00

Title: Encyclopedia of Language and Education. Volume 2 : Literacy. HARDCOVER

Author Name: EDWARDS, Viv, and David CORSON (eds.). BURNABY, Barbara EDWARDS, John R. AUERBACH, Elsa Roberts

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Publisher: Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht / Boston / London :, 1997, ISBN:0792345950:

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