The Australian Educational Researcher

, Volume 23, Issue 1, pp 103–120 | Cite as

Book reviews

  • Peter Gronn
  • Stephen Crump
  • Pam Gilbert
  • David Tripp
  • Alison Jones
  • Murray Seiffert


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© Australian Association for Research in Education 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter Gronn
    • 1
  • Stephen Crump
    • 2
  • Pam Gilbert
    • 3
  • David Tripp
    • 4
  • Alison Jones
    • 5
  • Murray Seiffert
    • 6
  1. 1.Faculty of EducationMonash UniversityAustralia
  2. 2.Faculty of EducationUniversity of SydneyAustralia
  3. 3.School of EducationJames Cook University of North QueenslandAustralia
  4. 4.School of EducationMurdoch UniversityAustralia
  5. 5.Education DepartmentUniversity of AucklandNew Zealand
  6. 6.University of MelbourneAustralia

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