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9 edition of The War for Children"s Minds found in the catalog.

The War for Children"s Minds

by Stephen Law

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Routledge in Abingdon, United Kingdom, New York, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Child rearing -- Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Moral education -- Philosophy,
  • Liberalism,
  • Authoritarianism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementStephen Law.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ769 .L315 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3419764M
    ISBN 100415378559
    LC Control Number2005036326

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