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Assessment practices for assessing cognitive ability

Treasa NiМЃ Uiginn

Assessment practices for assessing cognitive ability

a comparison between educational psychologists and psychologists specialising in the area of learning disability.

by Treasa NiМЃ Uiginn

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Published by The Author) in (s.l .
Written in English


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Thesis (M. Sc. (Applied Psychology)) - University of Ulster, 2001.

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Open LibraryOL20677079M


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