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Literacy and learning

Deborah Brandt

Literacy and learning

reflections on writing, reading, and society

by Deborah Brandt

  • 204 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Jossey-Bass in San Francisco, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literacy -- United States,
  • Literacy -- Social aspects -- United States,
  • Literacy -- Economic aspects -- United States,
  • Language arts -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Deborah Brandt.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC151 .B719 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22552335M
    ISBN 109780470401347
    LC Control Number2008041912

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