decade of population education research in India

a status study by D. Gopal Rao

Publisher: National Council of Educational Research and Training in New Delhi

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Other titlesPopulation education research in India.
StatementD. Gopal Rao.
ContributionsNational Council of Educational Research and Training (India)
LC ClassificationsHQ763.6.I5 G66 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination78 p. ;
Number of Pages78
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1833738M
LC Control Number89905666

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