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Contexts for learning

Contexts for learning

the major sectors of American higher education, essays

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Published by The National Institute of Education, U.S. Dept. of Education in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education, Higher -- United States.,
  • Education, Higher -- United States -- Aims and objectives.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Arthur M. Cohen ... [et. al.] ; with an introd. by Zelda F. Gamson ; written for the Study Group on the Conditions of Excellence in American Higher Education.
    ContributionsCohen, Arthur M., Gamson, Zelda F., National Institute of Education (U.S.). Study Group on the Conditions of Excellence in American Higher Education.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 97 p. ;
    Number of Pages97
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17788030M

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