3 edition of Building communities of difference found in the catalog.
Building communities of difference
William G. Tierney
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||William G. Tierney.|
|Series||Critical studies in education and culture series|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 167 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||167|
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