Schools serving for social justice
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Schools serving for social justice stories of inspiration, strategies for implementation by Deborah Leta Habib

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Published by Deborah Leta Habib] in [Orange, Mass.? .
Written in English


  • Multicultural education -- United States

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Other titlesCenter for Educational Pluralism Collection.
StatementDeborah Leta Habib.
The Physical Object
Pagination87 p. :
Number of Pages87
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13635937M

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