Adult education and community a continuing discussion on an issue of national policy, prepared and contributed by members and speakers at the Adult Educators" Seminar, Manchester

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Published by University of Manchester Department of Adult Education in Manchester .

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StatementUniversity of Manchester Department of Adult Education.
ContributionsUniversity of Manchester. Department of Adult Education.
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Number of Pages70
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