Improving Undergraduate Education in Large Universities (New Directions for Higher Education)
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Improving Undergraduate Education in Large Universities (New Directions for Higher Education) by Carol H. Pazandak

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Published by Jossey-Bass Inc Pub .
Written in English


  • Undergraduate Departments,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Education,
  • Students & Student Life,
  • Higher & further education

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9425332M
ISBN 101555428673
ISBN 109781555428679

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