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Youth poets empowering literacies in and out of schools by Korina Mineth Jocson

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Published by Peter Lang in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Poetry -- Study and teaching (Secondary)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-210) and index.

StatementKorina M. Jocson ; foreword by Carol D. Lee.
SeriesCounterpoints -- v. 304, Counterpoints (New York, N.Y.) -- v. 304.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1101 .J63 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 214 p. :
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22694767M
ISBN 100820481963
ISBN 109780820481968
LC Control Number2006022525

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