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Making the Most of College

Students Speak Their Minds

by Richard J. Light

  • 265 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Harvard University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Advice on education,
  • Higher & further education,
  • Higher,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Students & Student Life,
  • Longitudinal studies,
  • Education / Students & Student Life,
  • College students,
  • Attitudes,
  • College seniors,
  • Harvard University,
  • Students

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7671096M
    ISBN 10067401359X
    ISBN 109780674013599


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