Disciplines as frameworks for student learning

teaching the practice of the disciplines

Publisher: Stylus in Sterling, Va

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  • College teaching -- United States,
  • Interdisciplinary approach in education -- United States,
  • Universities and colleges -- Curricula -- United States

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Tim Riordan and James Roth
ContributionsRiordan, Tim, 1948-, Roth, James Leonard
LC ClassificationsLB2331 .D544 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 138 p. :
Number of Pages138
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17146586M
ISBN 10157922122X, 1579221238
LC Control Number2004006317

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