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Published by National Education Association, Center for the Study of Instruction in [Washington] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Community schools.,
  • School choice.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statement[by] Mario D. Fantini.
SeriesSchools for the 70"s. Preliminary series, Schools for the 70"s: preliminary series
ContributionsNational Education Association of the United States. Center for the Study of Instruction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLB2820 .F35
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 100 p.
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5758041M
LC Control Number71137428

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