skip to content
Eating on the street : teaching literacy in a multicultural society Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Eating on the street : teaching literacy in a multicultural society

Author: David Schaafsma
Publisher: Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©1993.
Series: Pittsburgh series in composition, literacy, and culture.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Annotation

Teaching literacy in a multicultural society. This book is rich in its citations for those of us who wish to hear the echoes of real voices as we read the voices of real people living complicated lives. So should it help us all, for in some sense all of us, in these times, are eating on the street.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Schaafsma, David, 1953-
Eating on the street.
Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©1993
(DLC) 93010230
(OCoLC)27814850
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Schaafsma
ISBN: 9780822955467 0822955466
OCLC Number: 609675425
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxvi, 229 pages) : illustrations.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Series Title: Pittsburgh series in composition, literacy, and culture.
Responsibility: David Schaafsma.

Abstract:

This is an account of how 30 African-American children from a poor area of Detroit, were enrolled in the Dewey Center Community Writing Program, aiming to promote literacy and enable the exploration  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"[Schaafsma's] conclusions mark as significant a point as to how we educate our nation's children as well as anything Jonathan Kozol has written over the years." --The State Jounal (Madison, Wisc.)

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/609675425> # Eating on the street : teaching literacy in a multicultural society
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "609675425" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356211#Place/pittsburgh> ; # Pittsburgh
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/pau> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356211#Topic/multicultural_education_michigan_detroit> ; # Multicultural education--Michigan--Detroit
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/372.623/e20/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356211#Topic/african_american_children_education_michigan_detroit> ; # African American children--Education--Michigan--Detroit
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1028816> ; # Multicultural education
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/911034> ; # English language--Composition and exercises--Study and teaching (Elementary)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356211#Topic/literacy_michigan_detroit> ; # Literacy--Michigan--Detroit
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/999859> ; # Literacy
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1766543> ; # African American children--Education
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205010> ; # Michigan--Detroit.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356211#Topic/english_language_composition_and_exercises_study_and_teaching_elementary_michigan_detroit> ; # English language--Composition and exercises--Study and teaching (Elementary)--Michigan--Detroit
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "1993" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/269261827> ; # David Schaafsma
   schema:datePublished "1993" ;
   schema:description "Annotation"@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/356211> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356211#Series/pittsburgh_series_in_composition_literacy_and_culture> ; # Pittsburgh series in composition, literacy, and culture.
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/27814850> ;
   schema:name "Eating on the street : teaching literacy in a multicultural society"@en ;
   schema:productID "609675425" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/609675425#PublicationEvent/pittsburgh_university_of_pittsburgh_press_1993> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356211#Agent/university_of_pittsburgh_press> ; # University of Pittsburgh Press
   schema:url <http://books.google.com/books?id=wYqcAAAAMAAJ> ;
   schema:url <http://catalog.hathitrust.org/api/volumes/oclc/27814850.html> ;
   schema:url <http://muse.jhu.edu/books/9780822971634/> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780822955467> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/609675425> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356211#Agent/university_of_pittsburgh_press> # University of Pittsburgh Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "University of Pittsburgh Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356211#Series/pittsburgh_series_in_composition_literacy_and_culture> # Pittsburgh series in composition, literacy, and culture.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/609675425> ; # Eating on the street : teaching literacy in a multicultural society
   schema:name "Pittsburgh series in composition, literacy, and culture." ;
   schema:name "Pittsburgh series in composition, literacy, and culture" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356211#Topic/african_american_children_education_michigan_detroit> # African American children--Education--Michigan--Detroit
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007100740> ;
   schema:name "African American children--Education--Michigan--Detroit"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356211#Topic/english_language_composition_and_exercises_study_and_teaching_elementary_michigan_detroit> # English language--Composition and exercises--Study and teaching (Elementary)--Michigan--Detroit
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "English language--Composition and exercises--Study and teaching (Elementary)--Michigan--Detroit"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/356211#Topic/multicultural_education_michigan_detroit> # Multicultural education--Michigan--Detroit
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85067223> ;
   schema:name "Multicultural education--Michigan--Detroit"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1028816> # Multicultural education
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Multicultural education"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205010> # Michigan--Detroit.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Michigan--Detroit." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1766543> # African American children--Education
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African American children--Education"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/911034> # English language--Composition and exercises--Study and teaching (Elementary)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "English language--Composition and exercises--Study and teaching (Elementary)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/999859> # Literacy
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Literacy"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/269261827> # David Schaafsma
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1953" ;
   schema:familyName "Schaafsma" ;
   schema:givenName "David" ;
   schema:name "David Schaafsma" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780822955467>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0822955466" ;
   schema:isbn "9780822955467" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/27814850>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Eating on the street." ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/609675425> ; # Eating on the street : teaching literacy in a multicultural society
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.