education of backward children and juvenile delinquency in England and Wales
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Published by Evans Brothers Ltd in London .
Written in English


  • Defective and delinquent classes -- Education.,
  • Juvenile delinquency.,
  • Handicapped children.

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Edition Notes

Two series of articles reprinted from the Yearbook of education 1936.

Statementwith a foreword by Sir Percy Munn.
The Physical Object
Pagination104 p. ;
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21514434M

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