Case of the singing scientist a performance perspective on the "stages" of school literacy by Anne Haas Dyson

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Published by National Center for the Study of Writing, University of California at Berkeley, Carnegie Mellon University in Berkeley, Calif, Pittsburgh, Pa .

Written in English

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  • Performance in children,
  • Language arts (Primary) -- Psychological aspects,
  • Achievement motivation in children,
  • Educational psychology

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Other titlesPerformance perspective on the "stages" of school literacy.
StatementAnne Haas Dyson.
SeriesTechnical report -- no. 53., Technical report (University of California, Berkeley. Center for the Study of Writing) -- no. 53.
ContributionsUniversity of California, Berkeley. Center for the Study of Writing.
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 34 p. ;
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16324816M

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