Literacy and Social Development in the West
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Literacy and Social Development in the West A Reader (Cambridge Studies in Oral and Literate Culture) by Harvey J. Graff

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English


  • History,
  • History Of Civilization And Culture (General),
  • Illiteracy And Literacy Education,
  • Writing,
  • British Isles,
  • History / Great Britain,
  • Addresses, essays, lectures,
  • Literacy

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages349
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7734018M
ISBN 100521239540
ISBN 109780521239547

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