University of Wales Aberystwyth

Directory : Written/Spoken :: Orality and Literacy


Brill, Anna (1998) 'Is Literacy Over-rated?'

Chandler, Daniel (1995) 'Biases of the Ear and Eye - "Great Divide" Theories, Phonocentrism, Graphocentrism & Logocentrism' [link added 16/01/2002]

Hibbitts, Bernard (1995) 'Re-membering Law - Legal Gesture in the Past, Present and Future' [link added 16/01/1999]

Howarth, Emily (1997) 'Is Literacy Over-rated?' [link added 16/01/2001]

Langham, Don (1994) 'Orality and Literacy in Virtual Reality' [link added 16/01/1999]

Lock, Andrew & Charles R Peters (1996) 'Handbook of Human Symbolic Evolution' [link added 16/01/1999]

Marcone, Jorge (1996) 'Oralidad Escrita: La Inscripción Literaria del Discurso Oral' [Written Orality: On the Literary Inscription of Oral Discourse] [link added 16/01/2000]

Winfield, Storme (2000) 'Is Literacy Over-rated?' [link added 30/05/2000]

Recommended Reading

Goody, Jack (1997) : The Domestication of the Savage Mind. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

Goody, Jack (1987) : The Interface between the Written and the Oral. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

Havelock, Eric A (1998) : The Muse Learns to Write : Reflections on Orality and Literacy from Antiquity to the Present. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press

McLuhan, Marshall (1962) : The Gutenberg Galaxy. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul

Olson, David R & Nancy Torrance (Eds.) (1991) : Literacy and Orality. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

Ong, Walter (1982) : Orality and Literacy: The Technologizing of the Word. London: Routledge

Street, Brian V (1984) : Literacy in Theory and Practice. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press