Creating safer schools for lesbian, gay and bisexual youth
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Creating safer schools for lesbian, gay and bisexual youth a resource for educators concerned with equity by

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Published by Education Wife Assault in Toronto .
Written in English


  • Homosexuality and education.,
  • Gay students.,
  • Homophobia.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesSafer schools for lesbian, gay and bisexual youth
Statement[project coordinator/researcher: Joanne Bacon].
ContributionsBacon, Joanne, 1958-, Education Wife Assault.
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p. ;
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21387537M
ISBN 100920659101

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