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Education and Cultural Differences New Perspectives (Garland Reference Library of Social Science) by Douglas Ray

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Published by Taylor & Francis .
Written in English


  • Teaching of ethnic minorities,
  • Case studies,
  • Multicultural Education,
  • Education,
  • Educational anthropology,
  • Educational equalization,
  • Indigenous peoples

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Edition Notes

ContributionsPoonwassie (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages567
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8122354M
ISBN 100824060474
ISBN 109780824060473

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