Experiments in teaching effectiveness applied to introductory sociology
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Published by Department of Sociology, State College of Washington in Pullman .
Written in English

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Statementby Vernon Davies, Edward Gross, and James F.Short.
ContributionsGross, Edward., Short, James F.
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Open LibraryOL21727005M

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