Outdoor and environmental education in the National Curriculum. by Manchester (England). Education Department.

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Published by Field Studies Council in Shrewsbury .

Written in English

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  • Environmental education.,
  • Outdoor education.

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SeriesField Studies Council occasional publications
ContributionsField Studies Council.
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL22359165M
ISBN 101851538305

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