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Activism, teaching, and moral philosophy

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  • Study and teaching (Secondary),
  • High school teachers,
  • Moral education,
  • Ethics,
  • Political activity,
  • Social movements

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    Statementby Kenneth W. Grossman
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 214 leaves, bound ;
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26531735M

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