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Learning and perceptuo-motor disabilities in children

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Published by J. Wiley in London, New York .
Written in English

  • Children with perceptual disabilities -- Education.,
  • Perceptual-motor learning.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [120]-130.

    Statement[by] K. Wedell.
    LC ClassificationsLC4580 .W35
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 138 p.
    Number of Pages138
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5288923M
    ISBN 100471924423
    LC Control Number72008617

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