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Liberal learning and careers

Liberal learning and careers

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Published by Jossey-Bass in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industry and education -- United States,
  • Higher education and state -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    StatementCharles S. Green III, Richard G. Salem, editors.
    SeriesNew directions for teaching and learning
    ContributionsGreen, Charles S., Salem, Richard G.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 101 p. ;
    Number of Pages101
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23748830M
    ISBN 10087589867X
    OCLC/WorldCa25836652

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