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Children and families at promise deconstructing the discourse of risk by

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English



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  • Children with social disabilities -- United States.,
  • Children with social disabilities -- Education -- United States.,
  • People with social disabilities -- United States.,
  • United States -- Ethnic relations.,
  • United States -- Race relations.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementBeth Blue Swadener and Sally Lubeck, editors.
SeriesSUNY series, the social context of education, SUNY series, social context of education.
ContributionsSwadener, Beth Blue., Lubeck, Sally.
LC ClassificationsHV741 .C536125 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 288 p. ;
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1084046M
ISBN 100791422917, 0791422925
LC Control Number94007750

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