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Published by ERIC Clearinghouse on Rural Education and Small Schools in [Charleston, W. Va.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mexican Americans -- Study and teaching.,
  • Multicultural education -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Shipping list no.: 93-0027-P.

Other titlesIntegrating Mexican American history and culture into the social studies classroom
SeriesDigest -- EDO-RC-92-5
ContributionsERIC Clearinghouse on Rural Education and Small Schools.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 sheet
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17106114M

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