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Educational psychology, the study of educational growth.

John Mortimer Stephens

Educational psychology, the study of educational growth.

by John Mortimer Stephens

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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Educational psychology.

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    Bibliography.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1051 .S719 1956
    The Physical Object
    Pagination717 p. :
    Number of Pages717
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21043217M

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