Coverart for item
The Resource Literacy in America : historic journey and contemporary solutions, Edward E. Gordon and Elaine H. Gordon ; foreword by Gerald Gutek

Literacy in America : historic journey and contemporary solutions, Edward E. Gordon and Elaine H. Gordon ; foreword by Gerald Gutek

Label
Literacy in America : historic journey and contemporary solutions
Title
Literacy in America
Title remainder
historic journey and contemporary solutions
Statement of responsibility
Edward E. Gordon and Elaine H. Gordon ; foreword by Gerald Gutek
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gordon, Edward E
Dewey number
302.2/242
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
LC151
LC item number
.G68 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gordon, Elaine H
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literacy
  • Educational sociology
Label
Literacy in America : historic journey and contemporary solutions, Edward E. Gordon and Elaine H. Gordon ; foreword by Gerald Gutek
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-318) and index
Contents
Literacy and religion in colonial America (1620-1789). A light in the forest : colonial New England -- From "dukes" to "friends" : literacy in the Middle Atlantic colonies -- "Old field schools" and tidewater tutors : the Southern colonies. Literacy in the young republic (1790-1860). Literacy in transition : the Northeast -- "Lay the cornerstone more firmly" : the antebellum South. Literacy and the frontier experience (1790-1900). "Jack of all trades, master of some" : pioneer educators of the Midwest -- "An eternity job" : riding the literacy circuit on the Western frontier. Literacy outside the mainstream (1620-1900). Literacy as a mission : Native Americans -- Contraband education : the struggle for African-American literacy. Literacy in the modern age (1870- ). Literacy for everyone?
Control code
ocm49719226
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxi, 329 p.
Isbn
9780275955243
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002068609
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780275955243
Label
Literacy in America : historic journey and contemporary solutions, Edward E. Gordon and Elaine H. Gordon ; foreword by Gerald Gutek
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-318) and index
Contents
Literacy and religion in colonial America (1620-1789). A light in the forest : colonial New England -- From "dukes" to "friends" : literacy in the Middle Atlantic colonies -- "Old field schools" and tidewater tutors : the Southern colonies. Literacy in the young republic (1790-1860). Literacy in transition : the Northeast -- "Lay the cornerstone more firmly" : the antebellum South. Literacy and the frontier experience (1790-1900). "Jack of all trades, master of some" : pioneer educators of the Midwest -- "An eternity job" : riding the literacy circuit on the Western frontier. Literacy outside the mainstream (1620-1900). Literacy as a mission : Native Americans -- Contraband education : the struggle for African-American literacy. Literacy in the modern age (1870- ). Literacy for everyone?
Control code
ocm49719226
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxi, 329 p.
Isbn
9780275955243
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002068609
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780275955243

Library Locations

    • CLEVELAND/Main LibraryBorrow it
      325 Superior Ave., N.E., Cleveland, OH, 44114, US
      41.501174 -81.69177499999999
Processing Feedback ...