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5 edition of Children on the streets of the Americas found in the catalog.

Children on the streets of the Americas

homelessness, education, and globalization in the United States, Brazil, and Cuba

  • 156 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Street children -- Brazil -- Social conditions,
  • Street children -- Cuba -- Social conditions,
  • Street children -- United States -- Social conditions,
  • Street children -- Education -- Brazil,
  • Street children -- Education -- Cuba,
  • Street children -- Education -- United States,
  • Street children -- Services for -- Brazil -- Case studies,
  • Street children -- Services for -- Cuba -- Case studies,
  • Street children -- Services for -- United States -- Case studies

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Roslyn Arlin Mickelson.
    GenreCase studies.
    ContributionsMickelson, Roslyn Arlin, 1948-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV887.B8 C475 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination300 p. :
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15508931M
    ISBN 100415923212, 0415923220
    LC Control Number99022989
    OCLC/WorldCa41035438

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