Education and social life by J. Wilson Harper

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Published by Pitman in London .

Written in English

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  • Educational sociology,
  • Education

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Statementby J. Wilson Harper
The Physical Object
Pagination314 p.
Number of Pages314
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24155851M

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Though it is difficult to quantify these social benefits, a more systematic analysis would improve our understanding of the full effects of education and.

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