Adult Literacy Policy and Practice: From Intrinsic Values to Instrumentalism

Vicky Duckworth, Gordon Ade-Ojo

Research output: Book/ReportBook

14 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

This book explores the gradual evolution of Adult literacy policy from the 1970s using philosophical, sociological and economic frames of reference from a range of perspectives to highlight how priorities have changed. It also offers an alternative curriculum; a transformative model that presents a more socially just different value position.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan UK
ISBN (Print)978-1-349-55297-9
Publication statusPublished - 18 Sep 2015

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