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Drama in the primary school an evaluation of the nature and extent of drama practice in primary schools in CountyDonegal. by Mairead Hennessy

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Published by The author] in [S.l .
Written in English

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Thesis (M. Ed. (Professional Development)) - University of Ulster, 1989.

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Number of Pages157
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Open LibraryOL21720783M

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