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Adult learners, education, and training

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adult learning.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementedited by Richard Edwards, Sandy Sieminski, and David Zeldin.
    SeriesLearning through life ;, 2
    ContributionsEdwards, Richard., Sieminski, Sandy., Zeldin, David.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC5225.L42 A34 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 286 p. :
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1717141M
    ISBN 100415089824
    LC Control Number92019658

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