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An analytical study of manual simulation games in the social sciences/social studies

Peter William O"Brien

An analytical study of manual simulation games in the social sciences/social studies

by Peter William O"Brien

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Educational games -- Research,
  • Simulation methods -- Research,
  • Social sciences -- Study and teaching

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationviii, 89 leaves
    Number of Pages89
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20485668M

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