Equity from the sociologist"s perspective
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Published by National Center for Research in Vocational Education in [Columbus, Ohio?] .
Written in English


  • Social classes -- United States.,
  • Vocational education -- United States.

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Statementby Jerome J. Salomone.
SeriesPerspectives on equity -- 12, Research and development series -- no. 214L, Research and development series (National Center for Research in Vocational Education (U.S.)) -- no. 214L.
ContributionsNational Center for Research in Vocational Education (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination28 p. ;
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18385881M

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