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Published by Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education in Chesapeake, VA .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Teaching,
  • Education,
  • Computer-assisted instruction,
  • Educational games

Book details:

Edition Notes

Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (AACE, viewed on April 10, 2013)

Statementedited by Richard E. Ferdig
ContributionsAssociation for the Advancement of Computing in Education
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLB1029.G3
The Physical Object
Format[electronic resource] /
Pagination1 online resource (138 p.) :
Number of Pages138
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25571653M
ISBN 10188009472X
ISBN 109781880094723
OCLC/WorldCa747571361

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