Literacy endeavours in Oceania: an historical overview

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Mangubhai, Francis and Elley, Warwick. 2006. "Literacy endeavours in Oceania: an historical overview ." Unpublished.
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Literacy endeavours in Oceania: an historical overview

Book Chapter CategoryEdited book (chapter)
AuthorsMangubhai, Francis (Author) and Elley, Warwick (Author)
Chapter Number2
Number of Pages33
Year2006
PublisherUnpublished
Abstract

[Introduction]: In this chapter we describe the Oceania region and then present a brief history of literacy development in the region, first in the South Pacific, and then in Australia and New Zealand. We will show how present literacy practices have been influenced by these historical events. Finally, we will reflect on what has been learned about the development of literacy in Oceania and discuss some of the accomplishments.

KeywordsOceania, South Pacific, Australia, New Zealand, literacy development
ANZSRC Field of Research 2020470599. Literary studies not elsewhere classified
470399. Language studies not elsewhere classified
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This piece was originally intended to be a chapter in a book that is now unlikely to be published.

Byline AffiliationsFaculty of Education
University of Canterbury, New Zealand
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