I don't follow literacy studies myself, but I'm pretty sure I've come across such typologies in the literature.

Peter T. Daniels grammatim@...

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From: Don Osborn <dzo@...>
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Sent: Saturday, October 21, 2006 10:31:02 AM
Subject: [M_L] Re: Languages with writing systems?

Re: "Degrees of written"

My question about "degrees of written" is intended to suggest that a
more complex index might be helpful for applied work: literacy,
development of materials or web content in a language, localization, etc.