Sökning: "adult literacy"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 26 avhandlingar innehållade orden adult literacy.

  1. 1. Literacy and development : A study of Yemissrach Dimts literacy campaign in Ethiopia

    Författare :Margareta Sjöström; Rolf Sjöström; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Adult; education; Development; Education for women; Ethiopia; Evaluation; Literacy; Literacy methods; Motivation; Rural education;

    Sammanfattning : The problem of illiteracy has been the object of many studies during recent decades. In Ethiopia, a country which reports one of the lowest literacy rates in Africa, the Yemissrach Dimts Literacy Campaign (YDLC) was started in 1962. Its activities were concentrated to rural areas and directed primarily towards adults. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Adult literacy lessons and promises : Mozambican literacy campaigns 1978-1982

    Författare :Agneta Lind; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

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  3. 3. Learning for well being : Studies using the International Adult Literacy Survey

    Författare :Richard Desjardins; Albert Tuijnman; Kjell Rubenson; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; lifelong learning; lifewide learning; human capital; literacy skills; International Adult Literacy Survey; benefits of learning; learning outcomes; Education; Pedagogik;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is a collection of five independent but closely related studies. The overall purpose is to approach the analysis of learning outcomes from a perspective that combines three major elements, namely lifelonglifewide learning, human capital, and the benefits of learning. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Rewards to skill supply, skill demand and skill match-mismatch: Studies using the Adult Literacy and Lifeskills survey

    Författare :Richard Desjardins; Nationalekonomiska institutionen; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; skill mismatch; Education mismatch; overeducation; skill use; adult literacy; adult education; segmentation theory;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is a collection of three independent but closely related studies. The focus is on the potential causes of skill mismatch, the extent of skill mismatch, the socio-demographic make-up of skill mismatch, and the consequences of skill mismatch in terms of earnings as well as employer sponsored adult education/training. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Att hantera läskrav i arbetet : om industriarbetare med läs- och skrivsvårigheter

    Författare :Anna-Lena Eriksson-Gustavsson; Mats Myrberg; Linköpings universitet; []
    Nyckelord :reading; writing; literacy demands; strategies; adult literacy; work-place literacy; industrial workers; reading and writing disabilities; Läs- och skrivsvårigheter; industriarbetare; Sverige; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Sammanfattning : In our society, as in most societies of the world, learning to read and write is a self-evident part of the individual's development and socialisation into functional adult life. In the International Adult Literacy Survey study, 1994-1998 literacy was defined as "the ability to process information used in everyday life, at work, at home, and as a citizen". LÄS MER