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The limits and possibilities of schooling

Christopher J. Hurn

The limits and possibilities of schooling

an introduction to the sociology of education

by Christopher J. Hurn

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Published by Allyn & Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Educational sociology.

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    StatementChristopher J. Hurn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC189 .H87 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 338 p. ;
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2857708M
    ISBN 100205084001
    LC Control Number84020331
    OCLC/WorldCa11159171


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