Best Selling Books by Lyn Wilkinson

Lyn Wilkinson is the author of Two Years in Paradise (2013), Guns, Violence, and Identity Among African American and Latino Youth (2003), Just As It Was, What Do We Know about Gun Use Among Adolescents? (2002) and other 12 books.

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Two Years in Paradise

release date: Oct 01, 2013
Two Years in Paradise
This book is a candid, straightforward account of one person's Peace Corps experience. The book covers a timespan of two years and gives vivid, first-person detail of everyday life in a Liberian village.

Guns, Violence, and Identity Among African American and Latino Youth

release date: Jan 01, 2003
Guns, Violence, and Identity Among African American and Latino Youth
Wilkinson (criminal justice, Temple U.) presents and analyzes the findings of a study of 125 violent adolescent males in two New York City neighborhoods and 306 violent or near violent events they experienced. She seeks to understand youth gun violence by examining the dynamic contextualism of urban neighborhoods; the influence of these social processes on socialization, social control, and behavior; and the role of guns in shaping norms and behaviors. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com).

Situational Contexts of Gun Use by Young Males in Inner Cities

release date: Jan 01, 2000

Together We Learnt what it is to be a Writer

The Language of Mathematics

release date: Jan 01, 1989
The Language of Mathematics
The Magic Beans series offers an extensive collection of fiction and non-fiction texts, all available in large and small format, which have been selected as models for reading and writing.

Literacy for Young Learners

release date: Jan 01, 1991

Literacy Assessment of Students from Poor and Diverse Communities

release date: Jan 01, 1998

Choices and Decisions

release date: Jan 01, 1990
Choices and Decisions
The Magic Beans series offers an extensive collection of fiction and non-fiction texts, all available in large and small format, which have been selected as models for reading and writing. They aim to develop children's non-fiction study skills, aid in the teaching of grammar, punctuation, and knowledge about language, and enrich classroom reading materials with stories, poems, fables, biographies, folk tales, guidebooks, plays and other non-fiction texts.

The Noarlunga Basin Schools Literacy and Poverty Project

release date: Jan 01, 1996

Thinking Through 'contradictions' in Teacher Conversation

release date: Jan 01, 2003

Improving Literacy Outcomes for Students in Disadvantaged Schools

release date: Jan 01, 2005

2008 FutureSACE School to Work Innovation Program

release date: Jan 01, 2009
2008 FutureSACE School to Work Innovation Program
This project was designed to support high school teachers in participating schools to work with students whose literacy proficiency in key elements of the literacy component of the Year 9 LaN tests were in the low bands. -- p. 5.

From Dame School to State School

release date: Jan 01, 2006
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