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Multiliteracies in Education

  1. Mary Kalintzis,
  2. Bill Cope

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0809

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

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Kalintzis, M. and Cope, B. 2012. Multiliteracies in Education. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


The term multiliteracies refers to two major aspects of communication and representation today.


  • bilingualism;
  • literacy;
  • multilingualism;
  • multiliteracies;
  • multimodality