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Published by Pro-Ed in Austin, Tex .
Written in English


  • Early Intervention (Education).,
  • Education, Special x methods -- United States.,
  • Minority Groups -- education -- United States.,
  • Program Evaluation.,
  • Poor children -- Education -- United States.,
  • Minorities -- Education -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Statement[Judith J. Carta, editor].
SeriesTopics in early childhood special education -- 22:2., Topics in early childhood special education -- v. 22, no. 2.
ContributionsCarta, Judith J.
The Physical Object
Pagination66-128 p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18175288M

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