Is the Ideal of Universal Adult Literacy in the World by the Year 2030 Statistically Attainable? digital
format: Article | RIVISTA INTERNAZIONALE DI SCIENZE SOCIALI - 2017 - 1
The aim of this research is to determine how attainable the ideal of universal adult literacy is for the year 2030, projecting from current statistics and trends. After centuries and even millennia of slow growth, by the middle of the twentieth century the majority of the world’s adults were literate. From then on adult literacy levels rose sharp and feverish efforts were launched to eradicate adult illiteracy...