Temperament, motivation and academic achievement
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Temperament, motivation and academic achievement studies of success and failure of a random sample of students in one university by Janek Wankowski

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Published by University of Birmingham in Birmingham .
Written in English


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Statementcompiled and written by J. A. Wankowski; statistical supervision and cohort method by J. B. Cox.
ContributionsUniversity of Birmingham. Educational Survey.
LC ClassificationsLF36 .W36
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Pagination2 vols in one.
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Open LibraryOL20388790M
ISBN 100704400618

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