The legacy of Headstart: Our continuing struggle for children’s rights

  • Ruby Takanishi


Corporal Punishment Juvenile Justice System Harvard Educational Review School Social Work Headstart Center 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ruby Takanishi
    • 1
  1. 1.U.S.A.

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