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Adult literacy in America : a first look at the results of the National Adult Literacy Survey

Author: Irwin S Kirsch; United States. Office of Educational Research and Improvement.; Educational Testing Service.; National Center for Education Statistics.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Office of Educational Research and Improvement, U.S. Dept. of Education, [1993]
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Adult literacy in America.
Washington, D.C. : Office of Educational Research and Improvement, U.S. Dept. of Education, [1993]
(OCoLC)605985454
Online version:
Adult literacy in America.
Washington, D.C. : Office of Educational Research and Improvement, U.S. Dept. of Education, [1993]
(OCoLC)624386103
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Irwin S Kirsch; United States. Office of Educational Research and Improvement.; Educational Testing Service.; National Center for Education Statistics.
ISBN: 0160419298 9780160419294
OCLC Number: 28768301
Notes: "September 1993."
"Prepared by Educational Testing Service under contract with the National Center for Education Statistics."
Description: xxi, 150 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: The prose, document, and quantitative literacies of America's adults --
The connection between adults' literacy skills and their social and economic characteristics --
Interpreting the literacy scales.
Responsibility: Irwin S. Kirsch [and others].

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