Book #56954

Literacy in Traditional Societies - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Jack Goody

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: London, New York: Cambridge At the University Press, 1968.
ISBN: 0521073456

Price: $50.00

A first Printing of the First Edition that is Fine despite some minor boardwear, housed in a Very Good+ price-clipped dust-jacket that is soiled and edgeworn.

This book presents the results of a study of literacy in traditional societies. It covers a wide range of topics, from the history of literacy and writing in traditional societies to the current state of literacy and writing in these societies. The book is divided into five sections, each of which focuses on a different aspect of literacy in traditional societies. This book is a valuable resource for anyone interested in literacy in traditional societies, as well as in the history of writing and literacy.; 8vo; 349 pages.