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CEC handbook for strengthening grassroots advocacy

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Published by The Council in Reston, Va .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Special education -- Political aspects -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Special education -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Lobbying -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementdeveloped by Jaclyn A. Bootel ; Public Policy Unit, the Council for Exceptional Children.
      GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
      ContributionsBootel, Jaclyn A., Council for Exceptional Children. Public Policy Unit.
      LC ClassificationsLC3981 .B66 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 70 p. ;
      Number of Pages70
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL34349M
      ISBN 100865863415
      LC Control Number99018238

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