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The Resource Cultural literacy : what every American needs to know, E.D. Hirsch, Jr. ; with an appendix, What literate Americans know [by] E.D. Hirsch, Jr., Joseph Kett, James Trefil

Cultural literacy : what every American needs to know, E.D. Hirsch, Jr. ; with an appendix, What literate Americans know [by] E.D. Hirsch, Jr., Joseph Kett, James Trefil

Label
Cultural literacy : what every American needs to know
Title
Cultural literacy
Title remainder
what every American needs to know
Statement of responsibility
E.D. Hirsch, Jr. ; with an appendix, What literate Americans know [by] E.D. Hirsch, Jr., Joseph Kett, James Trefil
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses how to enable students to make sense of what they read through prior knowledge of events, etc
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
370.19
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LB45
LC item number
.H57 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Cultural literacy : what every American needs to know, E.D. Hirsch, Jr. ; with an appendix, What literate Americans know [by] E.D. Hirsch, Jr., Joseph Kett, James Trefil
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 216-238
Contents
Literacy and cultural literacy -- The discovery of the schema -- National language and national culture -- American diversity and public discourse -- Cultural literacy and the schools -- The practical outlook -- Appendix : what literate Americans know
Control code
ocm14411877
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 251 p.
Isbn
9780395430958
Lccn
86021352
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)14411877
Label
Cultural literacy : what every American needs to know, E.D. Hirsch, Jr. ; with an appendix, What literate Americans know [by] E.D. Hirsch, Jr., Joseph Kett, James Trefil
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 216-238
Contents
Literacy and cultural literacy -- The discovery of the schema -- National language and national culture -- American diversity and public discourse -- Cultural literacy and the schools -- The practical outlook -- Appendix : what literate Americans know
Control code
ocm14411877
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 251 p.
Isbn
9780395430958
Lccn
86021352
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)14411877

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