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Research and Practice in Applied Linguistics

Exploring Literacies

Theory, Research and Practice

Authors: De Silva Joyce, Helen, Feez, Susan

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This book is a guide to current research and debate in the field of literacies practice and education. It provides both an historical and lifespan view of the field as well as an overview of research methodologies with first-hand examples from a range of researchers involved in literacy research.

About the authors

Helen de Silva Joyce is Adjunct Lecturer at the School of Education, University of New England, Australia, and was previously Director of Community and Migrant in the NSW Department of Education and Training for over ten years. Her expertise is in the area of language research and education. She is the author and editor of many language education resources for all sectors of education, including four recent books on visual literacy and multimodality.

Susan Feez is Senior Lecturer at the School of Education, University of New England, Australia. After many years working as a classroom teacher, Susan now teaches and researches in the field of English, languages and literacies education, and in Montessori education. In collaboration with colleagues she also develops resources for classroom teachers.

Table of contents (7 chapters)

Table of contents (7 chapters)
  • Literacy: A Field of Evolving Terms, Definitions and Educational Approaches

    Pages 3-39

    Joyce, Helen Silva (et al.)

  • Studies of Literacy over Time and across Disciplines

    Pages 40-84

    Joyce, Helen Silva (et al.)

  • Literacy from Home to School

    Pages 87-126

    Joyce, Helen Silva (et al.)

  • Literacy at School

    Pages 127-181

    Joyce, Helen Silva (et al.)

  • Literacy in Adult Life: Community, Further Education and Work

    Pages 182-223

    Joyce, Helen Silva (et al.)

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Hardcover 117,69 €
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Softcover 32,09 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Exploring Literacies
Book Subtitle
Theory, Research and Practice
Authors
Series Title
Research and Practice in Applied Linguistics
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-31903-6
DOI
10.1057/9781137319036
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-54539-7
Softcover ISBN
978-0-230-54540-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 420
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