Discourses and identities in contexts of educational change contributions from the United States and Mexico by Karen Englander

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Published by Peter Lang in New York .

Written in English

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  • Postmodernism and education

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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Book details

Statementedited by Guadalupe Lâopez-Bonilla and Karen Englander
SeriesCounterpoints, studies in the postmodern theory of education -- Vol. 387
LC ClassificationsLB14.7 .D57 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 267 p. :
Number of Pages267
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24891816M
ISBN 109781433109287, 9781433109294
LC Control Number2009046842

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