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Culture and Difference Critical Perspectives on the Bicultural Experience in the United States (Critical Studies in Education and Culture Series) by Antonia Darder

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Published by Bergin & Garvey .
Written in English


  • Cultural studies,
  • Ethnography,
  • Sociology,
  • Pluralism (Social sciences),
  • Culture,
  • Race And Ethnic Relations,
  • Social Science,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Sociolinguistics,
  • USA,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Multicultural Education,
  • Education / Multicultural Education,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • United States,
  • Biculturalism,
  • Ethnic relations,
  • Race relations

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8267829M
ISBN 100897893840
ISBN 109780897893848

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