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Published by Commission of the European Communities .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Educational Technology,
  • Education,
  • Computers - General Information,
  • Reference,
  • Information Technology,
  • Communication Studies,
  • Educational resources & technology,
  • Aids & Devices

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsDumort Alain (Editor), Wolf Paprotte (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages267
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12909803M
ISBN 109282778908
ISBN 109789282778906

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