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When Diversity Works

Bridging Families, Peers, Schools, and Communities at Crede. A Special Double Issue of the Journal of Education for Students Placed at Risk
  • 176 Pages
  • 0.49 MB
  • English

Lawrence Erlbaum
Curriculum planning & development, Philosophy of education, Teaching of ethnic minorities, Social Science, Education / Teaching, Sociology, USA, General, Education / Multicultural Education, Sociology - Ge
ContributionsCatherine R. Cooper (Editor), Patricia G ndara (Editor)
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11281745M
ISBN 100805897275
ISBN 139780805897272

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