by Centre for Studies in Science and Mathematics Education, Science Education Group in Leeds, York .
Written in English
|Statement||Robin Millar ... [et al.].|
|Series||Working paper -- no.2|
|Contributions||Millar, Robin., Children"s Learning in Science Research Group., Science Education Group.|
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