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Understanding intergroup relations

Jean Dresden Grambs

Understanding intergroup relations

by Jean Dresden Grambs

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Published by Association of Classroom Teachers of the National Education Association in Washington, D.C.] .
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    Subjects:
  • Social groups,
  • Social interaction,
  • Multicultural education

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    Statement[by] Jean D. Grambs
    SeriesWhat research says to the teacher -- 21
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15002299M

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