School policy and issues in a changing society by Patricia Cayo Sexton

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

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Includes bibliographical references.

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Statement[compiled by] Patricia Cayo Sexton.
SeriesAllyn and Bacon sociology series
LC ClassificationsLC191 .S413
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 492 p.
Number of Pages492
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Open LibraryOL5702654M
LC Control Number70135447

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