by Evaluation, Dissemination and Assessment Center, California State University, Los Angeles in Los Angeles, CA .
Written in English
Bibliography: leaves 44-46.
|Statement||Eugene E. García.|
|Series||Bilingual education paper series -- v. 6, no. 7 (Feb. 1983), Bilingual education paper series -- v. 6., no. 7.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||47 leaves ;|
|Number of Pages||47|
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