2 edition of When powerful tools meet conventional beliefs and institutional constraints found in the catalog.
When powerful tools meet conventional beliefs and institutional constraints
Henry Jay Becker
1990 by Center for Research on Elementary and Middle Schools, Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Md .
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references (p. 12)
|Statement||Henry J. Becker.|
|Series||Report / Center for Research on Elementary and Middle Schools : -- no. 49, Report (Center for Research on Elementary and Middle Schools) -- no. 49.|
|Contributions||Center for Research on Elementary and Middle Schools.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||12,  p. :|
|Number of Pages||12|
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