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Fear in and about education. / Jackson, Carolyn.

Contemporary debates in the sociology of education. ed. / Rachel Brooks; Kalwant Bhopal; Mark H. McCormack. Basingstoke : Palgrave-Macmillan, 2013. p. 185-201.

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Harvard

Jackson, C 2013, Fear in and about education. in R Brooks, K Bhopal & MH McCormack (eds), Contemporary debates in the sociology of education. Palgrave-Macmillan, Basingstoke, pp. 185-201.

APA

Jackson, C. (2013). Fear in and about education. In R. Brooks, K. Bhopal, & M. H. McCormack (Eds.), Contemporary debates in the sociology of education (pp. 185-201). Palgrave-Macmillan.

Vancouver

Jackson C. Fear in and about education. In Brooks R, Bhopal K, McCormack MH, editors, Contemporary debates in the sociology of education. Basingstoke: Palgrave-Macmillan. 2013. p. 185-201

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Jackson, Carolyn. / Fear in and about education. Contemporary debates in the sociology of education. editor / Rachel Brooks ; Kalwant Bhopal ; Mark H. McCormack. Basingstoke : Palgrave-Macmillan, 2013. pp. 185-201

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