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The social worlds of higher education

handbook for teaching in a new century

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Published by Pine Forge Press in Thousand Oaks, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • College teaching -- Social aspects -- United States.,
    • College teachers -- United States -- Social conditions.,
    • Education, Higher -- Social aspects -- United States.,
    • Educational change -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Bernice A. Pescosolido, Ronald Aminzade.
      ContributionsPescosolido, Bernice A., Aminzade, Ronald, 1949-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2331 .S573 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxli, 646 p. :
      Number of Pages646
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL365216M
      ISBN 100803990456, 0761986138
      LC Control Number98025533


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