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Book title: School Choice in the Real World:Lessons from Arizona Charter Schools.
Contributors: Robert Maranto - Editor, Scott Milliman - Editor, Frederick Hess - Editor, April Gresham - Editor.
Publisher: Westview Press.
Place of publication: Boulder, CO.
Publication year: 1999.
Page number: 55.
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