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Ways with words : [electronic resource] language, life, and work in communities and classrooms / Shirley Brice Heath.

By: Heath, Shirley Brice.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1983Description: xiii, 421 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., map ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0521253349; 9780521253345; 0521273196 (pbk.); 9780521273190 (pbk.).Subject(s): Children -- Language | Language arts | Interaction analysis in education | Community and school | Estudiantes -- Lenguaje | Enfants -- Langage | Arts du langage | Interaction en éducation | Relations école-collectivité | Sociolinguïstiek | Leerlingen | Leerkrachten | Arbeiders | Lehrer | Schüler | Sprache | USADDC classification: 372.6 | 401/.9 Other classification: DU 5000 | ES 143 Online resources: Table of contents | Publisher description | Free eBook from the Internet Archive | Additional information and access via Open Library
Contents:
Ethnographer learning. The Piedmont : textile mills and times of change -- 'Gettin' on' in two communities -- Learning how to talk in Trackton -- Teaching how to talk in Roadville -- Oral traditions -- Literate traditions -- The townspeople -- Ethnographer doing. Teachers as learners -- Learners as ethnographers -- Epilogue.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 401-414) and index.

Ethnographer learning. The Piedmont : textile mills and times of change -- 'Gettin' on' in two communities -- Learning how to talk in Trackton -- Teaching how to talk in Roadville -- Oral traditions -- Literate traditions -- The townspeople -- Ethnographer doing. Teachers as learners -- Learners as ethnographers -- Epilogue.

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