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Inter-cultural perspectives on research into adult learning

Standing Conference on University Teaching and Research in the Education of Adults. Conference

Inter-cultural perspectives on research into adult learning

a global dialogue, 4th-6th July 2006 : conference proceedings.

by Standing Conference on University Teaching and Research in the Education of Adults. Conference

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adult education -- Congresses.,
  • Adult learning -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesIntercultural perspectives on research into adult learning, SCUTREA 2006, 36th annual conference
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsUniversity of Leeds.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 535 p. :
    Number of Pages535
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19303899M
    ISBN 1008531622530


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