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Twice As Less

Black English and the Performance of Black Students in Mathematics and Science

by Eleanor Wilson Orr

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Published by W W Norton & Co Inc .
Written in English


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Number of Pages252
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Open LibraryOL7452792M
ISBN 100393305856
ISBN 109780393305852
OCLC/WorldCa46796584

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Orr believes that the structure of the nonstandard English spoken by many black students is a direct cause of their failure to do well in school, especially in mathematics and science.

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In this groundbreaking study, Eleanor Wilson Orr argues that the performance of black students in math and science is. Your answer would be 2b-3=5. The 2 stands for the "twice as many". The b stands for her brother. The 3 stands for the "3 less books". And the 5 stands for Haley's total.

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