Patterns of community literacy
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Among all the different literacies practised in the community, the home, and the workplace, how is it that the variety associated with schooling has come to be the deﬁning type, not only to set the standard for other varieties but to marginalize them, to rule them off the agenda of the literacy debate? Nonschool literacies have come to be seen as inferior attempts at the real thing, to be compensated for by enhanced schooling.