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Science education at the elementary and secondary level in Asia

Stephen S. Winter

Science education at the elementary and secondary level in Asia

a survey of status and developments in 1970

by Stephen S. Winter

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Published by United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization in Paris .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia.
    • Subjects:
    • Science -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- Asia.,
    • Science -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- Asia.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Stephen S. Winter.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ183.4.A7 W56
      The Physical Object
      Pagination62, [22] p. ;
      Number of Pages62
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4294998M
      LC Control Number78322953


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Included are brief accounts of the position of science education in 16 countries of the Asian region, providing data on present status, current problems, characteristics of teachers, and curriculum characteristics.

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