Thinking beyond the content

critical reading for academic success by Nolan J. Weil

Publisher: University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor

Written in English
Published: Pages: 169 Downloads: 930
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  • English language -- Study and teaching -- Foreign speakers,
  • Critical thinking -- Study and teaching

Edition Notes

StatementNolan J. Weil, Raymond Cepko.
ContributionsCepko, Raymond.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPE1128.A2 W38 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 169 p. :
Number of Pages169
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23612956M
ISBN 100472089773
ISBN 109780472089772
LC Control Number2008300298

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