Literacy, Gender, and Work: In Families And In School

Literacy, Gender, and Work: In Families And In School

by ABC-CLIO

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780893918774
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 01/01/1993
Series: Language and Educational Processes Series
Pages: 246
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)

About the Author

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Table of Contents

Preface

Learning About Literacy from Children Current Theoretical Perspectives on Beginning Literacy

Literacy as Social Status and Identity

Description of the Study. Plan of the Book

Endnotes

The Roots of Literacy Learning in Families Theoretical Perspectives on Family Literacy

Luke

Gender and Work as Identity Issues

Jack

Beatrix

Jane

Literacy as a Self-Defining Act

Endnotes

LITERACY INSTRUCTION IN THE KINDERGARTEN CLASSROOM

The First Day of School. The Teacher's Theoretical Assumptions

The Social Context of Pedagogy

Endnotes

CHILDREN'S ORIENTATIONS TOWARD LITERACY IN KINDERGARTEN

Theoretical Perspectives on the Individual Learner/Beatrix

Jack

The Significance of Children's Orientations Toward Literacy/Endnotes

TENSIONS IN CHILDREN'S KINDERGARTEN LITERACY LEARNING

Theoretical Perspectives on Tensions in Literacy Learning

Luke

Jane

Pedagogical Tensions for Children and Teachers

Endnotes

BEYOND STEREOTYPES: THE COMPLEXITY OF NEGOTIATING GENDER AND WORK RELATIONS IN LITERACY LEARNING

Theoretical Perspectives on Gender and Work Relations in Literacy Learning

George

Roberta

Tensions in Boys' Literacy Learning-Leo, Arnie, and Don

Tensions in Girls' Literacy Learning-Beverly, Lucille, and Sarah

Beyond Stereotypes

Endnotes

CONTINUITY AND CHANGE IN FIRST AND SECOND GRADE

Theoretical Perspectives on Continuity and Change in Literacy Learning

Changes in the Classroom Context for Literacy: Pedagogy and Social Relations

Luke

Jack

Beatrix

Jane

Continuity and Change in Children's Orientations Toward Literacy

Endnotes

REFLECTIONS ON THE JOURNEY

Appendix: The Construction of the Learning Biographies

References

Children's Books

Author Index

Subject Index

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