No. 2

Wholeness of the Individual, The: Linking Literacy and Health through Participatory Education (1998)

In 1996 a women's literacy and health project was initiated at an adult learning center in Edmonton. The main purpose of the project was to develop a participatory education program that integrates literacy development with health promotion. The preliminary research reported in these notes focused on women's reasons for participating in the project and on the effects of their participation.

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1998-01-01

Literacy Learning in a Community-Based Program (1997)

The purpose of this research was to investigate the nature of literacy learning for 5 successful adult learners in a community-based program as well as to identify factors which supported their learning. A qualitative, case study approach was employed. The adults demonstrated both acceptance of and resistance to the dominant discourse on literacy.

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1997-01-01
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