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Improving the human condition

Improving the human condition

a curricular response to critical realities

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Published by Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education -- Curricula -- Periodicals.,
  • Moral education.,
  • Educational sociology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographic references.

    Statementprepared by the ASCD 1978 yearbook committee : James John Jelinek, chairperson and ed.
    SeriesAssociation for Supervision and Curriculum Development. Yearbook -- 1978., Yearbook (Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) -- 1978.
    ContributionsJelinek, James John, 1915-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination273 p. :
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14499329M
    LC Control Number77094464

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