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Nation versus region

David Court

Nation versus region

social learning in Kenyan secondary schools

by David Court

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Published by Institute for Development Studies, University of Nairobi in Nairobi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kenya.
    • Subjects:
    • Education, Secondary -- Kenya.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby David Court and Kenneth Prewitt.
      SeriesDiscussion paper - Institute for Development Studies, University of Nairobi ; no. 155, Discussion paper (University of Nairobi. Institute for Development Studies) ;, no. 155.
      ContributionsPrewitt, Kenneth, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA1562 .C68
      The Physical Object
      Pagination15 p. ;
      Number of Pages15
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4873025M
      LC Control Number75983559

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