Lifelong learning policy and research proceedings of an international symposium

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Statementedited by A. Tuijnman, T. Schuller.
SeriesWenner-Gren international series -- 75
ContributionsSchuller, Tom., Tuijnman, Albert.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 226 p. ;
Number of Pages226
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Open LibraryOL22164786M
ISBN 101855781344

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