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Literacy, economy and society : results of the first international adult literacy survey /
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development and Statistics Canada.
imprint
Paris : Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, c1995.
description
199 p. : ill., tables, graphs ; 28 cm.
ISBN
9264146555
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imprint
Paris : Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, c1995.
isbn
9264146555
general note
A landmark demonstration of the intersection between literacy skills and national economic performance. As OECD countries continue to evolve into post-industrial societies, strategies to build literacy skills are pivotal for developing comparative national advantage.
Also published in French as: Littératie, économie et société : résultats de la première enquête internationale sur l'alphabétisation des adultes.
This report presents data from a seven-country comparative study of adult literacy. The seven participating countries are: Canada, Germany, the Netherlands, Poland, Sweden, Switzerland, the United States.
local note
For Business (Rotman School of Management) - shelved in Statistics Canada collection.
Inforum copy: Errata sheet inserted.
catalogue key
1484747
 
Includes bibliographical references.

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