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E-Learning Groups and Communities.

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E-Learning Groups and Communities. / McConnell, David.

SRHE/Open University Press, 2006. 209 p.

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McConnell, D 2006, E-Learning Groups and Communities. SRHE/Open University Press.

APA

McConnell, D. (2006). E-Learning Groups and Communities. SRHE/Open University Press.

Vancouver

McConnell D. E-Learning Groups and Communities. SRHE/Open University Press, 2006. 209 p.

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McConnell, David. / E-Learning Groups and Communities. SRHE/Open University Press, 2006. 209 p.

Bibtex

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