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Community literacy and the rhetoric of local publics 1 edition

Community literacy and the rhetoric of local publics
Elenore Long

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Community literacy and the rhetoric of local publics
Elenore Long.

Published 2008 by Parlor Press in West Lafayette, Ind .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction and overview
Definitions and distinctions
Locating community literacy studies
An impromptu theater: a local public that turns its back on formal institutions
The cultural womb and the garden: local publics that depend on institutions to sponsor them
The link and gate: local publics that intersect with public institutions
The community-organizing effort and the community think tank: local publics forged in partnership with formal institutions
The shadow system: a local public that defies formal institutions
Pedagogical practices

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 214-251) and index.

Reference guides to rhetoric and composition


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
LC151 .L66 2008

The Physical Object

xvi, 295 p. ;
Number of pages

ID Numbers

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Internet Archive
9781602350564, 9781602350571, 9781602350588
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