The Future of Literacy Studies by M. BaynhamThe Future of Literacy Studies by M. Baynham

The Future of Literacy Studies

EditorM. Baynham, M. Prinsloo

Paperback | November 27, 2009

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This book brings together authors actively involved in shaping the field of literacy studies, presenting a robust approach to the theoretical and empirical work which is currently pushing the boundaries of literacy research and also pointing to future directions for literacy research. 
MIKE BAYNHAM is Professor of TESOL at the University of Leeds, UK, and director of the Centre for Language Education Research. He is co-coordinator of the AILA Research Network on Language and Migration. He researches and publishes on literacy, language and migration and issues of teaching and learning in Adult ESOL.  MASTIN PRINSLOO ...
Title:The Future of Literacy StudiesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:304 pagesPublished:November 27, 2009Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230553710

ISBN - 13:9780230553712


Table of Contents

Series Preface * Acknowledgements * Notes on Contributors * Introduction: The Future of Literacy Studies; M.Baynham & M.Prinsloo * The Future of ‘Social Literacies’; B.Street * Understanding Textual Practices in a Changing World; D.Barton * Writing Over Reading: New Directions in Mass Literacy; D.Brandt * Literacy Practices, Text/s and Meaning Making Across Time and Space; C.Kell * Bringing Literacy Studies into Research on Learning Across the Curriculum; R.Ivanic *  
Digital Literacy Studies: Progress and Prospects; M.Warschauer *  Shuffling Toward the Future: The Enduring Dominance of Book Culture in Literacy Education; I.Snyder * Transnational Literacies: Examining Global Flows Through the Lens of Social Practice; D.S.Warriner *  Texting the Future: Work, Literacies, and Economies; L.Farrell * Literacy, Media, and Morality: Making the Case for an Aesthetic Turn; G.A.Hull & M.E.Nelson * Index