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Power in education

Enrique T. Trueba

Power in education

the case of Miao university students and its significance for American culture

by Enrique T. Trueba

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Published by Falmer Press in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Hmong (Asian people) -- Education (Higher) -- United States.,
    • Hmong (Asian people) -- China -- Social life and customs.,
    • Educational change -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementHenry T. Trueba, Yali Zou.
      ContributionsZou, Yali.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC3501.H56 T78 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 230 p. :
      Number of Pages230
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1080628M
      ISBN 100750703229, 0750703237
      LC Control Number94004127

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