Realities of the urban classroom
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Realities of the urban classroom observations in elementary schools by Alexander Moore

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English


  • Urban schools,
  • Children with social disabilities -- Education

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Edition Notes

StatementG. Alexander Moore.
ContributionsHunter College. Project TRUE.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 188 p. ;
Number of Pages188
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13578393M

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