Polyhedric reflections in teacher education

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Published by School of Education, Indiana University in Bloomington .

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StatementHarold Harty, guest editor.
SeriesViewpoints, bulletin of the School of Education, Indiana University ; v. 50, no. 5, Viewpoints (Bloomington, Ind.) ;, v. 50, no. 5.
ContributionsHarty, Harold, ed.
LC ClassificationsLB1715 .P57
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 138 p. ;
Number of Pages138
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Open LibraryOL5117459M
LC Control Number74190393

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