TITLE

Participation on the Margins of Immigrant Women's Lives and Learnings

AUTHOR(S)
Cuban, Sondra
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Literacy & Numeracy Studies;2009, Vol. 16/17 Issue 2/1, p75
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This study focuses on the participation and learning of five women immigrants in the Northwest US and the ways community-based organisations (CBOs) operated in their work and community lives. The study points to the ways that the women became assertive at work, moved from the private into the public sphere, and developed caring literacies in their communities.
ACCESSION #
45586705

 

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