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Personal computers for distance education

Jones, Ann

Personal computers for distance education

the study of an educational innovation

by Jones, Ann

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Distance education -- Great Britain -- Computer-assisted instruction.,
    • Microcomputers -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p.[165]-175) and index.

      StatementAnn Jones, Gill Kirkup, and Adrian Kirkwood.
      ContributionsKirkup, Gill., Kirkwood, Adrian.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC5803.C65 J66 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 180 p. :
      Number of Pages180
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1736491M
      ISBN 100312095163
      LC Control Number92041551

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