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Published by Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences, College of Graduate Studies, Nanyang University in [Singapore] .
Written in English



  • Singapore


  • Teachers -- Training of -- Singapore -- History.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Gwee Yee Hean.
SeriesOccasional paper series - Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences, Nanyang University ; no. 33, Occasional paper series (Nanyang University. Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences) ;, no. 33.
LC ClassificationsLB1727.S54 G93
The Physical Object
Pagination25 leaves ;
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4709795M
LC Control Number77940831

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