Improving student achievement through mastery learning programs by Daniel U. Levine

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Includes bibliographies and index.

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StatementDaniel U. Levine and associates.
SeriesThe Jossey-Bass higher education series
LC ClassificationsLC1032 .L48 1985
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Paginationxix, 305 p. :
Number of Pages305
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Open LibraryOL2867633M
ISBN 100875896456
LC Control Number84043029

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