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Education in a rural society

Wim H. M. L. Hoppers

Education in a rural society

primary pupils and school leavers in Mwinilunga, Zambia

by Wim H. M. L. Hoppers

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Published by Centre for the Study of Education in Developing Countries, Institute for African Studies in The Hague, The Netherlands, Lusaka, Zambia .
Written in

  • Zambia,
  • Mwinilunga.
    • Subjects:
    • Education, Rural -- Zambia -- Mwinilunga.,
    • Education, Elementary -- Zambia -- Mwinilunga.,
    • Dropouts -- Zambia -- Mwinilunga.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 174-186.

      Statementby Wim H.M.L. Hoppers.
      LC ClassificationsLC5148.Z332 M894 1981
      The Physical Object
      Pagination186 p. :
      Number of Pages186
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2892216M
      ISBN 109064432112
      LC Control Number84118385

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Education is the main driving force for successful careers. There can be no other exceptions or : Aghavni. ADVERTISEMENTS: Rural Education in India: Meaning, Definition and Goals of Education.

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POVERTY AND EDUCATION: FINDING THE WAY FORWARD 5 • Minority students disproportionately attend schools that are segregated by race and income.

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