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Liberating Schools

David Boaz

Liberating Schools

Education in the Inner City

by David Boaz

  • 3 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Cato Inst .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education, Urban,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Educational change,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Congresses,
  • School choice,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8386892M
    ISBN 100932790836
    ISBN 109780932790835

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