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Critical Challenges in Social Studies for Junior High Students

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Published by Simon Fraser Univ Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Social Science,
  • Junior High Schools,
  • Secondary School Social Sciences

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRoland Case (Editor), Leroi Daniels (Editor), Phyllis Schwartz (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8315211M
    ISBN 100864911432
    ISBN 109780864911438

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