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Meeting the demands of adults for higher education

Meeting the demands of adults for higher education

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Published by Sheffield City Polytechnic Departmet of Education Management for Association for Recurrent Education in Sheffield .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Roger H. Mercer.
SeriesPapers of the Association for Recurrent Education -- 3
ContributionsMercer, Roger, 1932-, Association for Recurrent Education.
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Open LibraryOL17164061M

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