Teacher education for a multi-cultural society
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Teacher education for a multi-cultural society [report of a working party]

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Published by Commission for Racial Equality, Association of Teachers in Colleges and Departments of Education in London .
Written in English

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Statement[chairman: Dame Beryl Paston-Brown].
ContributionsPaston-Brown, Beryl, Dame., Great Britain. Commission for Racial Equality.
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Open LibraryOL21663920M

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