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  • Navigating Numeraciesby Brian Street

    Springer 2006; US$ 59.95

    Aims to further understanding of why some pupils have low achievement in numeracy in the school context. This book examines this by a relatively original view that focuses on numeracy as a social practice. It is useful for policy, practice and further research into the teaching and learning of mathematics in schools. more...

  • Multi-parameter Singular Integrals. (AM-189)by Brian Street

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 75.00

    This book develops a new theory of multi-parameter singular integrals associated with Carnot-Carathéodory balls. Brian Street first details the classical theory of Calderón-Zygmund singular integrals and applications to linear partial differential equations. He then outlines the theory of multi-parameter Carnot-Carathéodory geometry, where the main... more...

  • Social Literaciesby Brian V. Street

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 71.95

    Social Literacies develops new and critical approaches to the understanding of literacy in an international perspective. It represents part of the current trend towards a broader consideration of literacy as social practices, and as its title suggests, it focuses on the social nature of reading and writing and the multiple character of literacy practices.... more...

  • Literacy and Developmentby Brian V. Street

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 59.95

    Literacy and Development is a collection of case studies of literacy projects around the world. The contributors present their in-depth studies of everyday uses and meanings of literacy and of the literacy programmes that have been developed to enhance them. Arguing that ethnographic research can and should inform literacy policy in developing countries,... more...

  • English a Changing Medium for Educationby Constant Leung; Brian V. Street

    Channel View Publications 2012; US$ 25.00

    In this volume a range of authors from different international contexts argue that the notion of communicative competence in English, hitherto largely referenced to metropolitan native-speaker norms, has to be expanded to take account of diverse contexts of use for a variety of purposes. It also discusses the popular belief that language and literacy... more...

  • Adult Literacy and Developmentby Brian Street; Alan Rogers

    NIACE 2012; US$ 28.95

    Of great importance for international practitioners, students, researchers, and policy makers alike, this book brings together adult learning and anthropology and introduces a picture of the world of adult literacy today. more...

  • The Routledge Companion to English Studiesby Constant Leung; Brian V Street

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 225.00

    English is now a global phenomenon no longer defined by fixed territorial, cultural and social functions. The Routledge Companion to English Studies provides an authoritative overview of the subject area. Taking into account the changing conceptualisations of English, this Companion considers both historical trajectories and contemporary perspectives... more...

  • Literacy in Latin Americaby Judy Kalman; Brian V. Street

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95

    This book charts new direction in Latin American studies of literacy and numeracy and explores the relationship between these and international perspectives. more...

  • Cultural Encountersby Elizabeth Hallam; Brian Street

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 50.95

    Cultural Encounters examines how 'otherness' has been constituted, communicated and transformed in cultural representation. Covering a diverse range of media including film, TV, advertisements, video, photographs, painting, novels, poetry, newspapers and material objects, the contributors, who include Ludmilla Jordanova and Ivan Karp, explore the... more...

  • Students Writing in the Universityby Carys Jones; Joan Turner; Brian Street

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2000; US$ 158.00

    This volume aims to raise awareness of the underlying complexities concerning student writing in the universities. The authors address a series of theoretical as well as practical questions regarding the literacies required of students in Higher Education, from the perspective of both students themselves and of their tutors. The research described... more...