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challenge of adult education

Josoph I. Roper

challenge of adult education

the record of a partnership , 1910-1960 between the University of Sheffield and the Workers" Educational Association

by Josoph I. Roper

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Published by University of Sheffield, Division of Adult Continuing Education in Sheffield .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Published to celebrate a personal centenary 1893-1993.

Statementby Joseph I. Roper.
ContributionsUniversity of Sheffield., Workers" Educational Association. Sheffield Branch.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 61p. ;
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18423518M

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