3 edition of Assessing foreign language training needs of adults found in the catalog.
Assessing foreign language training needs of adults
Includes bibliographical references (p. 62-65).
|Series||Research bulletin,, 67, Research bulletin (Helsingin yliopisto. Kasvatustieteen laitos) ;, 67.|
|LC Classifications||PB38.F5 Y55 1988|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||90 p. :|
|Number of Pages||90|
|LC Control Number||88198633|
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