Handbook of Asian education [electronic resource] : a cultural perspective / editor, Yong Zhao ; co-editors, Jing Lei ... [et al].
- New York : Routledge, 2011.
- Physical Description:
- xx, 558 p. ; 27 cm.
- Additional Creators:
- Zhao, Yong
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- 9780805864458 (hardback : alk. paper), 0805864458 (hardback : alk. paper), 9780805864441 (pbk. : alk. paper), 080586444X (pbk. : alk. paper), 9781410618740 (e-book), and 1410618749 (e-book)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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