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Evaluating functional literacy

H. S. Bhola

Evaluating functional literacy

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Published by Hulton : for the International Institute for Adult Literacy Methods in Amersham .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Iran
    • Subjects:
    • Functional literacy -- Iran -- Evaluation,
    • Fundamental education -- Iran -- Evaluation

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 157-160.

      Statement[by] H. S. Bhola.
      SeriesLiteracy in development
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC157.I7 B48
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 164 p. :
      Number of Pages164
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4192685M
      ISBN 100717508153
      LC Control Number80471339

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