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Published by L. Erlbaum Associates in Mahwah, N.J .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Educational sociology,
  • Education,
  • Social change,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJohn L. Rury
ContributionsNetLibrary, Inc
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLA205 .R67 2005eb
The Physical Object
Format[electronic resource] :
Paginationix, 273 p.
Number of Pages273
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27033990M
ISBN 101410611809
OCLC/WorldCa59169241

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