ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Deconstructing Literacy Primers

Anita Dighe Literacy primers developed for illiterate adults, the target population of Total Literacy Campaigns, serve a socialising and acculturating function. Do they reflect the reality of the lives of illiterate adults, men and women? What are their ideological underpinnings and whose interests do they serve.

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