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Children of the Dragonfly

Native American Voices on Child Custody and Education
  • 280 Pages
  • 3.64 MB
  • 9646 Downloads
  • English
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University of Arizona Press
Social Science, Interracial adoption, Ethnic Issues, Children"s Studies, Sociology, North America, Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies, Education, Cultural assimilation, Indians of North Am
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8069497M
ISBN 100816520135
ISBN 139780816520138

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