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By Anne Pitkänen-Huhta,Lars Holm

Literacy Practices in Transition explores the connections among neighborhood, located literacy practices and international methods of mobility within the geographical area of the Nordic nations, an instance of latest cellular societies. The targeted empirical analyses express how those connections have an effect on members, practices and regulations; how the worldwide and native meet in discourses and practices and the way humans have to (re)negotiate their manner within the advanced and messy areas during which they circulate. the quantity demanding situations present tendencies within the worldwide standardization of language and literacy schooling. in its place, it promotes the assumption of literacy as a a number of, multilingual, multimodal and continually contestable and negotiable phenomenon, which demands the advance of language and literacy schooling that's delicate to the wishes and studies of the person actors.

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