Teens, technology, and literacy
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Teens, technology, and literacy or, Why bad grammar isn"t always bad by Linda W Braun

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Published by Libraries Unlimited in Westport, Conn .
Written in English


  • Computers and literacy -- United States,
  • Literacy -- Social aspects -- United States,
  • Technological literacy -- United States,
  • Technology and youth -- United States,
  • Teenagers -- Social networks -- United States

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [99]-101) and index

Other titlesWhy bad grammar isn"t always bad
StatementLinda W. Braun ; foreword by Pam Berger
LC ClassificationsLC149.5 .B73 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 105 p. ;
Number of Pages105
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17216027M
ISBN 101591583683
ISBN 109781591583684
LC Control Number2006031714

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