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Includes bibliographical references (p. -187) and index.
|Series||Critical studies in education and culture series,|
|LC Classifications||Z675.S3 D749 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 196 p. :|
|Number of Pages||196|
|LC Control Number||97018571|
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