Introduction: Handbook of Literacy in Akshara Orthography

  • R. Malatesha JoshiEmail author
  • Catherine McBride
Part of the Literacy Studies book series (LITS, volume 17)


The authors provide a summary of the chapters from the handbook on literacy on different aksharas from the Indic writing system


Akshara orthography Assessment Indian subcontinent Instruction Literacy Reading Spelling 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Teaching, Learning, and Culture, College of Education and Human DevelopmentTexas A&M UniversityCollege StationUSA
  2. 2.Department of PsychologyThe Chinese University of Hong KongHong KongChina

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