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Understanding Cultural Diversity

Culture, Curriculum, and Community in Nursing (National League for Nursing Series (All Nln Titles)

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Published by Jones & Bartlett Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine: General Issues,
  • Multicultural studies,
  • Nursing & Ancillary Services,
  • Philosophy,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Interdisciplinary approach in,
  • Nursing - Issues,
  • Medical,
  • Nursing - General,
  • Medical Education,
  • Education & Training,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Study and teaching,
  • Interdisciplinary approach in education,
  • Medical personnel

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMary Lebreck Kelley (Editor), Virginia Macken Fitzsimons (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8036837M
    ISBN 100763711063
    ISBN 109780763711061

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Understanding cultural diversity in the early years London: SAGE Publications Ltd doi: / Baldock, Peter. one of which gives advice on finding resources for work on cultural diversity. Throughout the book there is a number of activities to help you think through the issues under discussion.

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Don’t be a Bully is a short simple book for young children, and beginner ESL readers, promoting values of anti-bullying and anti-discrimination.

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