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Research, policy and practice in literacy and language education

Research, policy and practice in literacy and language education

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Published by Media and Resources Centre, University of Exeter School of Education in Exeter .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementissue editor Louise Poulson ; series editor Peter Preece.
SeriesPerspectives -- 54
ContributionsPoulson, Louise., Preece, Peter.
The Physical Object
Pagination104p. ;
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19079973M
ISBN 100850681642
OCLC/WorldCa36005806

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