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Literacy Among African-American Youth: Issues in Learning, Teaching, and Schooling (Literacy : Research, Policy and Practice)

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Published by Hampton Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Black studies,
  • Schools,
  • United States,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Education,
  • USA,
  • Students & Student Life,
  • African Americans,
  • Literacy

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsVivian L. Gadsden (Editor), Daniel A. Wagner (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8681273M
    ISBN 101881303284
    ISBN 109781881303282


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