Policy and Politics in American Education

by Rulon Garfield

Publisher: St. Barthelemy Press, Ltd.

Written in English
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  • Education
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages390
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Open LibraryOL12181191M
ISBN 101887617205
ISBN 109781887617208
OCLC/WorldCa53149685

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