First steps to community development learning a handbook for trainers by Barrie Grant

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Published by NIACE in Leicester .

Written in English

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  • Community development -- Wales.,
  • Community education -- Wales.,
  • Adult education -- Wales.

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StatementBarrie Grant and Nigel Horrocks.
ContributionsHorrocks, Nigel., National Institute of Adult Continuing Education (England and Wales), Great Britain. National Assembly of Wales.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 162 p. :
Number of Pages162
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22119653M
ISBN 101862011974

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