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Understanding the education

and through it the culture : in education abroad

by Linda A. Chisholm

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by International Partnership for Service-Learning in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Student service,
  • Student volunteers in social service,
  • Foreign study

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Linda A. Chisholm and Howard A. Berry ; with a foreword by Margaret D. Pusch.
    ContributionsBerry, Howard A., International Partnership for Service-Learning.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC220.5 .C45 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 115 p. ;
    Number of Pages115
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3575766M
    ISBN 100970198434
    LC Control Number2002115732
    OCLC/WorldCa52834440


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