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Schooling in America a social philosophical perspective by Charles A. Tesconi

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Education -- United States.,
  • Educational sociology -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

StatementCharles A. Tesconi, Jr.
LC ClassificationsLA217 .T47
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 329 p. :
Number of Pages329
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5049292M
ISBN 100395186145
LC Control Number74010240

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