Date of Award
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
This dissertation examines the literacy practices embedded in the home environment of a group of 5 Brazilian Head Start children. It elucidates the difficulties and challenges of immigration that influenced their home environments and describes the literacy practices embedded within these home environments.
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Number of Pages
Switzer, Sharon C., "Home Environment Factors Influencing Literacy Development: A Group of Brazilian Immigrant Head Start Children" (2003). Educational Studies Dissertations. 90.