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Distance education in the United States of XIX century. Study on rhetoric and style in distance education handbooks
Journal Title: CADMO 
Author/s: Teresa Savoia 
Year:  2020 Issue: Language: Italian 
Pages:  12 Pg. 37-48 FullText PDF:  284 KB
DOI:  10.3280/CAD2020-002004
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Keywords: Distance education, rhetoric, education by mail, handbook for dis¬tance education, correspondence courses.

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Teresa Savoia, Distance education in the United States of XIX century. Study on rhetoric and style in distance education handbooks in "CADMO" 2/2020, pp. 37-48, DOI:10.3280/CAD2020-002004

   

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