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Building character in schools practical ways to bring moral instruction to life by Kevin Ryan

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Published by Jossey-Bass in San Francisco .
Written in English



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  • Moral education -- United States,
  • Character -- Study and teaching -- United States

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-269) and index.

StatementKevin Ryan, Karen E. Bohlin ; foreword by Sanford N. McDonnell.
ContributionsBohlin, Karen E.
LC ClassificationsLC311 .R93 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 280 p. ;
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL365182M
ISBN 100787943444
LC Control Number98025497

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