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Published by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development in Paris .
Written in English



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  • Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- United States -- Congresses.,
  • Science -- Study and teaching -- United States -- Congresses.

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SeriesOECD documents
ContributionsOrganisation for Economic Co-operation and Development., International Conference on Science, Mathematics, and Technology Education (1991 : Paris, France)
LC ClassificationsQA13 .S37 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination229 p. :
Number of Pages229
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1046981M
ISBN 109264139184
LC Control Number93247666

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