Art in primary education
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Art in primary education a comparison between art educators" and teachers" rationales. by Alan C. Thrower

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Published by Brighton Polytechnic, Centre for Art Teacher Education in Brighton .
Written in English

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Thesis (M.Ed.AD) - University of Sussex, Brighton Polytechnic, 1980.

ContributionsBrighton Polytechnic. Centre for Art Teacher Education.
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Open LibraryOL13934237M

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