Community status, citizen participation, and conflict in suburban school politics
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Community status, citizen participation, and conflict in suburban school politics

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Written in English

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Statementby William L. Boyd.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 50895 (L)
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 205 leaves.
Number of Pages205
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Open LibraryOL1826358M
LC Control Number89893319

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