Moving toward a global perspective

social studies and second languages

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StatementDonald Bragaw, Helene Loew, Judith Wooster, guest editors.
SeriesIntercom -- 104.
ContributionsBragaw, Donald H., Loew, Helene., Wooster, Judith S., Global Perspectives in Education, inc.
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p. :
Number of Pages40
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Open LibraryOL16224036M

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