The effect of a study skills program on withdrawal rates in a high risk course
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  • Academic achievement.,
  • Dropouts.,
  • Study skills.

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StatementJohn D. Watson.
SeriesCanadian theses = Thèses canadiennes
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 87 leaves
Number of Pages87
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18469107M
ISBN 100315560517

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