Literacy and Dependency: The Literacy Skills of Welfare Recipients in the United States
- Jenkins, Lynn B.; Barton, Paul E.
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- ETS Policy Information Center Report
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- Welfare Recipients Socioeconomic Status (SES) National Adult Literacy Survey (NALS) Literacy Adult Literacy Employment Potential
This Policy Information Report describes the prose, document, and quantitative literacy levels of the welfare population. The report also summarizes the results of related research on efforts to raise the literacy levels of recipients of welfare population.