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As if learning mattered

reforming higher education

by Miller, Richard E.

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Education, Higher -- United States.,
    • Educational change -- United States.,
    • Universities and colleges -- United States -- Sociological aspects.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRichard E. Miller.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA227.4 .M555 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 249 p.
      Number of Pages249
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL692051M
      ISBN 100801434831
      LC Control Number97039221

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