Teaching in a multicultural society the task for teacher education

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Published by Falmer in Lewes, Sussex, England .

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Statementedited by Maurice Craft.
SeriesThe Falmer Press monograph series
ContributionsCraft, Maurice, 1932-, Great Britain. Advisory Group on Teacher Education.
LC ClassificationsLB1725.G6 T39 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 192 p. ;
Number of Pages192
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Open LibraryOL3042814M
ISBN 100905273281
LC Control Number82135236

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