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Teachers and machines The Classroom Use of Technology Since 1920 by Larry Cuban

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Published by Teachers College Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Educational technology -- History,
  • Educational broadcasting -- History

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Edition Notes

StatementLarry Cuban.
LC ClassificationsLB1028.3 .C8 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 134 p. :
Number of Pages134
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2534059M
ISBN 10080772792X
ISBN 109780807727928
LC Control Number85014789

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