Play Culture in a Changing World (Debating Play) by Marjatta Kalliala

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Published by Open University Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Leisure,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Education / Preschool & Kindergarten,
  • Preschool & Kindergarten,
  • Games,
  • Play

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10561857M
ISBN 100335213421
ISBN 109780335213429

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