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America"s problem youth

education and guidance of the disadvantaged

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Published by International Textbook Co. in Scranton, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Children with social disabilities -- Education -- United States.,
    • Problem youth -- Education -- United States.,
    • Dropouts -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[edited by] Oscar G. Mink [and] Bernard A. Kaplan.
      ContributionsMink, Oscar G., ed., Kaplan, Bernard A., ed., Cornell University.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC4091 .A64
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 189 p.
      Number of Pages189
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5446032M
      ISBN 100700221999
      LC Control Number73122536

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