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Education for a changing society the role of the W.E.A. : a statement adopted by the annual conference of the Workers" Educational Association March 1958.

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Published by Workers" Educational Association in London .
Written in English


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ContributionsWorkers" Educational Association.
The Physical Object
Pagination11, [1] p. ;
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21887920M

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