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Teaching college freshmen

by Bette LaSere Erickson

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  • 34 Currently reading

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

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • College teaching -- United States,
    • College freshmen -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-239) and index.

      StatementBette LaSere Erickson, Diane Weltner Strommer.
      SeriesThe Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series
      ContributionsStrommer, Diane Weltner, 1935-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2331 .E76 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 249 p. ;
      Number of Pages249
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1885075M
      ISBN 101555423108
      LC Control Number90046069

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