Science and Technology in the Early Years An Equal Opportunities Approach (Gender and Education Series) by Naima Browne

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Published by Open University Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Mathematics and Science,
  • Philosophy of education,
  • Primary / junior schools,
  • Technology: General Issues,
  • Elementary,
  • Discrimination (Educational Aspects),
  • Early Childhood Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Educational equalization,
  • Science,
  • Sex differences in education,
  • Study and teaching (Preschool),
  • Education

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages146
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9870040M
ISBN 100335092292
ISBN 109780335092291

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