How children learn.
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How children learn. by Frank Nugent Freeman

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English


  • Education.,
  • Educational psychology.,
  • Learning, Psychology of.

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Edition Notes

SeriesRiverside text-books in education, ed. by P. Cubberley, Riverside textbooks in education
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 322p.
Number of Pages322
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17640990M

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