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The Foster fallacy in educational planning

Jan Pettman

The Foster fallacy in educational planning

a discussion of some of the ideas of Philip Foster and their mistaken application to Papua New Guinea

by Jan Pettman

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Published in [ ], Papua New Guinea : Educational Research Unit, 1978 .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJan Pettman, Sheldon G. Weeks.
SeriesERU occasional paper ;, no. 6, E.R.U. occasional paper ;, no. 6.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 83/6687 (L)
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p. ; 30 cm.
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4445184M
ISBN 100858100991
LC Control Number79107030
OCLC/WorldCa17059013

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