Urban Literacies: Critical Perspectives on Language, Learning and Community

Urban Literacies: Critical Perspectives on Language, Learning and Community

By: Valerie Kinloch (editor)Paperback

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Urban Literacies showcases cutting-edge perspectives on urban education and language and literacy by respected junior and senior scholars, researchers, and teacher educators. The authors explore-through various theoretical orientations and diverse methodologies-meanings of urban education in the lives of students and their families across three intersecting areas of research: 1) family and community literacies, 2) teaching and teacher education, and 3) popular culture, digital media, and forms of multimodality.

About Author

Valerie Kinloch is an associate professor in the School of Teaching and Learning at The Ohio State University. Audience: Teachers, teacher educators, social workers, community activists, after-school directors, and researchers; courses in adolescent literacies, media literacy, communications, rhetoric and composition, urban teaching methods, multicultural education, African-American studies, sociology, and community studies.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780807751824
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 240
  • ID: 9780807751824
  • ISBN10: 0807751820

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