Using technology to promote student learning
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Published by Jossey-Bass Publishers in San Francisco .
Written in English


  • Educational technology,
  • Counseling in higher education

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Edition Notes

StatementCatherine McHugh Engstrom, Kevin W. Kruger, editors
SeriesNew directions for student services -- no. 78
ContributionsEngstrom, Cathy McHugh, Kruger, Kevin W
The Physical Object
Pagination111 p. ;
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16852409M
ISBN 100787998583

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