well-tempered tongue the politics of standard English in the high school by John Willinsky

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StatementJohn Willinsky ; foreword by Edgar Friedenberg.
LC ClassificationsLB1631 .W44 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 163 p. ;
Number of Pages163
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2043245M
ISBN 100807729256
LC Control Number88020073

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