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Situated literacies : reading and writing in context

  title={Situated literacies : reading and writing in context},
  author={D. Barton and M. Hamilton and R. Ivani{\vc}},
Situated Literacies is a rich and varied collection of key writings from leading international scholars in the field of literacy. Each contribution, written in a clear, accessible style, makes the link between literacies in specific contexts and broader social practices. Detailed ethnographic studies of a wide variety of specific situations, all involving real texts and lived practices, are balanced with general claims about the nature of literacy. Contributors address a coherent set of issues… Expand

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