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Diversity High

Saloshna Vandeyar

Diversity High

class, color, culture, and character in a South African high school

by Saloshna Vandeyar

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by University Press of America in Lanham .
Written in English

  • Diversity High (Johannesburg, South Africa) -- History,
  • School integration -- South Africa -- Johannesburg,
  • Education, Secondary -- South Africa -- Johannesburg

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 141-144).

    StatementSaloshna Vandeyar, Jonathan D. Jansen.
    ContributionsJansen, Jonathan D.
    LC ClassificationsLC214.3.S6 V26 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 144 p. :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23629705M
    ISBN 100761839690
    ISBN 109780761839699
    LC Control Number2007940302

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