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Improving college teaching: aids and impediments

American Council on Education

Improving college teaching: aids and impediments

background papers for participants in the 1966 annual meeting

by American Council on Education

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Published in Washington, D. C .
Written in English

  • College teachers,
  • College teaching

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination138 p.
    Number of Pages138
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14646765M

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