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The promise of multiculturalism

education and autonomy in the 21st century : a new political science reader

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Multicultural education,
  • Multiculturalism,
  • Politics and education

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementGeorge Katsiaficas and Teodros Kiros, editors.
    ContributionsKatsiaficas, George N., 1949-, Kiros, Teodros, 1951-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC1099 .P76 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 240 p. ;
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL348234M
    ISBN 100415921260
    LC Control Number98007406
    OCLC/WorldCa38989660

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