3 edition of Child study: an introduction to educational psychology for teachers in Africa found in the catalog.
Child study: an introduction to educational psychology for teachers in Africa
Norman J. Maynard
|Statement||by Norman J. Maynard.|
|Series||A Teacher"s library, Teacher"s library|
|LC Classifications||LB1115 .M23|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 289 p.|
|Number of Pages||289|
|LC Control Number||66070524|
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