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Youth Activism

An International Encyclopedia [Two Volumes]

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  • 264 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Greenwood Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adolescents,
  • Encyclopaedias & Reference Works,
  • Political activism,
  • Student Political Activity,
  • Political Science,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • General,
  • Education / General,
  • Political Advocacy,
  • Encyclopedias,
  • Political activity,
  • Political participation,
  • Social action,
  • Youth

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLonnie R. Sherrod (Editor), Constance A. Flanagan (Editor), Ron Kassimir (Editor), Amy K. Syvertsen (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages808
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10420339M
    ISBN 100313328110
    ISBN 109780313328114


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