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Urban education in social perspective

Alfred Lightfoot

Urban education in social perspective

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Published by Rand McNally College Pub. Co. in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education, Urban.,
  • Educational sociology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    StatementAlfred Lightfoot.
    SeriesRand McNally education series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC5115 .L53
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 271 p. :
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4563878M
    ISBN 100528612468
    LC Control Number77077744
    OCLC/WorldCa4108749

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