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Sex, death, and the education of children our passion for ignorance in the age of AIDS by Jonathan G. Silin

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Published by Teachers College Press in New York .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • AIDS (Disease) -- Study and teaching (Early childhood) -- United States,
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Social aspects -- United States,
  • Children and adults -- United States,
  • Gender identity -- United States,
  • Feminist theory -- United States,
  • Educational sociology -- United States

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-235) and index.

StatementJonathan G. Silin ; foreword by Madeleine R. Grumet.
SeriesPolitics of identity and education series
LC ClassificationsLB3418.A35 S55 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 249 p. ;
Number of Pages249
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1113842M
ISBN 100807734063, 0807734055
LC Control Number94039771

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