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Understanding Adult Functional Literacy : Connecting Text Features, Task Demands, and Respondent Skills - Sheida White

Understanding Adult Functional Literacy

Connecting Text Features, Task Demands, and Respondent Skills

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Published: 6th October 2010
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Drawing on empirical research, this book presents the text-task-respondent (TTR) theory of functional literacy ? a detailed and highly integrative new theory that offers an improved understanding of adults' performance on everyday literacy tasks.

Preface Chapter 1: Introduction Chapter 2: Cognitive and Linguistic Demands Literacy Tasks Chapter 3: Skill Sets Used to Meet Literacy Task Demands Chapter 4: Text Characteristics That Influence Task Difficulty Chapter 5: The Text -- Task -- Respondent Theory of Functional Literacy.

ISBN: 9780203841884
ISBN-10: 0203841883
Format: ePUB
Language: English
Published: 6th October 2010
Publisher: Willan Pub.