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Published by Centre for Research in Lifelong Learning in Glasgow .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Education, Higher -- Scotland.,
  • Continuing education -- Scotland.,
  • Adult education -- Scotland.,
  • Universities and colleges -- Scotland -- Admission.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMark Murphy ... [et al.].
ContributionsMurphy, Mark, Centre for Research in Lifelong Learning.
The Physical Object
Pagination129p. :
Number of Pages129
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16310956M
ISBN 101903661315
OCLC/WorldCa53030481

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