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  • Collaborative Imaginationby Paul Feigenbaum

    Southern Illinois University Press 2015; US$ 40.00

    Processes of fighting unequal citizenship have historically prioritized literacy education, through which people envision universal first-class citizenship and devise practical methods for enacting this vision. In this important volume, literacy scholar Paul Feigenbaum explores how literacy education can facilitate activism in contemporary contexts... more...

  • Arbeitsorientierte Grundbildungby Beatrice Preising; Kathleen Rothe

    W. Bertelsmann Verlag 2011; US$ 21.22

    The guide covers the causes and effects of functional illiteracy. It describes the living situation of those affected and is complemented with the help of case studies and quotes. Specialists, who are familiar with the implementation of relevant local provisions, are provided with practical support to realise the work-orientated qualification provision.... more...

  • GenderChange in Academiaby Birgit Riegraf

    Springer Fachmedien 2010; US$ 89.99


  • Emotionale Bedingungen des Fernstudiumsby Sabrina Matuschke

    Diplomica Verlag 2011; US$ 51.74

    Hauptbeschreibung Negative Emotionen, wie zum Beispiel Angst, können den Lernprozess hemmen. Schlechte Ergebnisse sind die Folge. Positive Emotionen, wie Freude am Lernen, bringen dagegen i. d. R. positivere Ergebnisse mit sich. Diese Tatsache ist in der Praxis des Unterrichts und Lernens seit langem bekannt. Aber spielen im Fernstudium die gleichen... more...

  • Literacy as a Moral Imperativeby Rebecca Powell

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 1999; US$ 23.99

    In this important book on literacy and teaching practices, education scholar and former schoolteacher Rebecca Powell argues that the decisions we make about literacy in a pluralistic society are fundamentally moral ones, either supporting inequitable power relationships, or seeking to transform them. more...

  • Oxford Student Pranksby Richard O Smith

    The History Press 2010; US$ 11.65

    Oxford University is famed for the intelligence and innovation of its students. However, not all the undergraduates have devoted their talents to academia; instead they spent their time devising ingenious and hilarious pranks to play on their unsuspecting dons. This entertaining volume recalls some of the greatest stunts and practical jokes in the... more...

  • Literacy in American Livesby Deborah Brandt

    Cambridge University Press 2001; US$ 40.00

    This book addresses critical questions facing public education at the twenty-first century. more...

  • Achieving State and National Literacy Goals, a Long Uphill Roadby Jennifer Sloan McCombs; Sheila Nataraj Kirby; Heather Barney; Hilary Darilek

    RAND Corporation 2005; US$ 9.95

    RAND gathered information from the 50 states and theDistrict of Columbia (DC) on state assessment systems and studentperformance on reading or English language arts and writing assessments inorder to measure adolescent?s (grades 4 through 12) performance toward stateliteracy goals. more...

  • Literacy in Americaby Barbara J. Guzzetti

    ABC-CLIO 2003; US$ 185.00

    An encyclopedic resource on literacy, literacy instruction and literary assessment in the United States. It offers a comprehensive overview of all the latest trends in literacy education, familiarity with electronic content, and the ability to create meaning from visual imagery and media messages. more...

  • Literacy and Globalizationby Uta Papen

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 54.95

    Using literacy practices in the newly independent post-apartheid Namibia as a lens through which to examine the effects of globalisation, this broad case study looks at issues surrounding tourism, state control and the new forces of consumerism. By placing literacy at the centre of an investigation into social and cultural change as experienced by... more...