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An American teacher in China

coping with cultures

by F. A. Kretschmer

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Published by Bergin & Garvey in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • China.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Kretschmer, F. A. 1936-,
    • Education -- China.,
    • Education -- Social aspects -- China.,
    • Teachers -- United States -- Biography.,
    • China -- Social life and customs -- 1976-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [145]-157) and index.

      StatementF.A. Kretschmer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA1131.82 .K74 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 164 p. ;
      Number of Pages164
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1428895M
      ISBN 100897893891
      LC Control Number93040163
      OCLC/WorldCa29255464

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