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Adult literacies

Adult literacies

intersections with elementary and secondary education

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Published by Phi Delta Kappa, Center on Evaluation, Development, and Research in Bloomington, IN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literacy -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[Caroline Beverstock, Anabel P. Newman, editors]
    SeriesHot topics series
    ContributionsBeverstock, Caroline, Newman, Anabel P, Phi Delta Kappa. Center on Evaluation, Development, and Research
    The Physical Object
    Pagination290 p. :
    Number of Pages290
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22841756M

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