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The problem and the agencies of character education

with special emphasis on the influence of high school drama on character

by Hornsey, Evelyn Grant Mrs

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (M.A.)--Boston University, 1939.

The Physical Object
Pagination6, 131 pages
Number of Pages131
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25937356M
OCLC/WorldCa7908772

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