Urban education in social perspective
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Urban education in social perspective

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Published by Cummings & Hathaway .
Written in English


  • Children of minorities,
  • Children with social disabilities,
  • Education,
  • Education, Urban,
  • Educational equalization,
  • School integration,
  • United States

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The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages271
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9837623M
ISBN 100943025141
ISBN 109780943025148

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