Key concepts in adult education and training by Malcolm Tight

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Published by RoutledgeFalmer in London, New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Adult education.,
  • Adult education -- Study and teaching.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

Book details

StatementMalcolm Tight.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLC5215 .T57 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3563180M
ISBN 100415275792
LC Control Number2002031664

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