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On being a teacher

Jonathan Kozol

On being a teacher

by Jonathan Kozol

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Oneworld in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public schools -- United States,
  • Education -- United States -- Philosophy,
  • Nationalism and education -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [167]-172)

    StatementJonathan Kozol
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 177 p. ;
    Number of Pages177
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16849850M
    ISBN 101851680659
    LC Control Number93069132

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