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Helping older adults learn

Helping older adults learn

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Published by American Association for Adult and Continuing Education, Scott, Foresman, Lifelong Learning Division in Washington, D.C, Glenview, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Older people -- Education -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Bradley C. Courtenay.
      SeriesScott, Foresman/AAACE adult educator series
      ContributionsCourtenay, Bradley C.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC5471 .H45 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 39 p. :
      Number of Pages39
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2720323M
      ISBN 100673244024
      LC Control Number86013733
      OCLC/WorldCa13701330

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