Common school system retrospect and prospect

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Published by National Council of Educational Research and Training in New Delhi .

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  • Education, Elementary -- India.,
  • Education -- India.,
  • Education and state -- India.

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In the Indian context; contributed articles.

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Includes bibliographical references.

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Statementedited by A.K. Sharma, G.L. Arora.
ContributionsSharma, A. K., of National Council of Educational Research and Training., Arora, G. L. 1939-, National Council of Educational Research and Training (India)
LC ClassificationsLA1151 .C577 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 149 p. ;
Number of Pages149
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6874157M
LC Control Number00411112

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