Social foundations of education; current issues and research. by Dorothy Westby-Gibson

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  • Education -- United States -- 1945-,
  • Educational sociology

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SeriesCurrent issues and research in education
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LC ClassificationsLA209.2 .W4
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 301 p.
Number of Pages301
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Open LibraryOL5537951M
LC Control Number67015060
OCLC/WorldCa176431

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