A Teachers" guide to action research
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Published by Grant McIntyre in London .
Written in English


  • Action research in education.,
  • Classroom management -- Research.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

Statementedited by Jon Nixon.
ContributionsNixon, Jon.
LC ClassificationsLB1028.24 .T43 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination209 p. :
Number of Pages209
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2637295M
ISBN 100862160405, 0862160413
LC Control Number85211824

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