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Differential achievement of girls and boys at G.C.S.E. observations from the perspective of one school by Molly Warrington

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Published by Homerton College in Cambridge .
Written in English


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StatementMolly Warrington & Mike Younger.
SeriesHomerton research report -- no.4
ContributionsYounger, Mike.
The Physical Object
Pagination77p. ;
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18547065M
ISBN 100952224976

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