Challenge and response: education in American culture.

  • 294 Pages
  • 4.67 MB
  • English
Wiley , New York
Education -- United St


United St

LC ClassificationsLA212 .R48
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 294 p.
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Open LibraryOL5427289M
ISBN 100471719005
LC Control Number73022100

Challenge and response: education in American culture. New York, Wiley [] (OCoLC) Online version: Rich, John Martin. Challenge and response: education in American culture.

New York, Wiley [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All. Nor is it stasis. Rather, it is the twofold challenge of complexity and scale.

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