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What every student should know about reading and studying the social sciences

Sally Lipsky

What every student should know about reading and studying the social sciences

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Published by Allyn & Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social sciences -- Study and teaching,
  • Study skills

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementSally A. Lipsky, Arden B. Hamer.
    ContributionsHamer, Arden B.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsH62 .L489 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23223533M
    ISBN 100137141378
    ISBN 109780137141371
    LC Control Number2009017334
    OCLC/WorldCa320434060

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