College teaching today

a handbook for post-secondary instruction by Kenneth H. Hoover

Publisher: Allyn and Bacon in Boston

Written in English
Published: Pages: 405 Downloads: 945
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StatementKenneth H. Hoover.
LC ClassificationsLB2331
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 405 p. ;
Number of Pages405
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19181974M

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