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The schooled society an introduction to the sociology of education by Scott Davies

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Published by Oxford University Press in Don Mills, Ont .
Written in English


  • Educational sociology -- Canada.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [252]-268) and index.

StatementScott Davies and Neil Guppy.
SeriesThemes in Canadian sociology
ContributionsGuppy, L. Neil, 1949-
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 275 p. :
Number of Pages275
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19552613M
ISBN 100195421086
ISBN 109780195421088

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