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Children of the Dragonfly Native American Voices on Child Custody and Education by Robert Bensen

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Published by University of Arizona Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Social Science,
  • Interracial adoption,
  • Ethnic Issues,
  • Children"s Studies,
  • Sociology,
  • North America,
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies,
  • Education,
  • Cultural assimilation,
  • Indians of North America

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8069497M
ISBN 100816520135
ISBN 109780816520138

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