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Helping adults learn

Lindsay Martin

Helping adults learn

a theory of andragogy.

by Lindsay Martin

  • 179 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Sheffield City Polytechnic, Department of Education Management for the Association for Recurrent Education in [Sheffield] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesPapers of the Association for Recurrent Education -- 8
ContributionsAssociation for Recurrent Education.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19849116M
ISBN 10086339115X
OCLC/WorldCa77876320

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