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The Power of Community-Centered Education Teaching as a Craft of Place by Michael Umphrey

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Education .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Aims & Objectives,
  • Education / Aims & Objectives,
  • Educational Policy & Reform,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Education, Secondary,
  • Montana,
  • Place-based education,
  • Social aspects

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12270153M
ISBN 101578866502
ISBN 109781578866502
OCLC/WorldCa123912533

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