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Adapting computer-assisted instruction to meet the needs of elderly job seekers

Marilyn L. Flynn

Adapting computer-assisted instruction to meet the needs of elderly job seekers

final report

by Marilyn L. Flynn

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Published by Administration on Aging, Office of Human Development Services, Dept. of Health and Human Services in [Washington, D.C.? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Computer-assisted instruction -- United States.,
  • Age and employment -- United States.,
  • Job hunting -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by Marilyn L. Flynn, Louis V. DiBello, with Shirley Brussell.
    ContributionsDiBello, Louis V., Brussell, Shirley., United States. Administration on Aging, OPERATION ABLE.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 292 p. :
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22442330M

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Adapting computer-assisted instruction to meet the needs of elderly job seekers by Marilyn L. Flynn Download PDF EPUB FB2

Adapting computer-assisted instruction to meet the needs of elderly job seekers: final report Author: Marilyn L Flynn ; Louis V DiBello ; Shirley Brussell ; United States.

Get this from a library. Adapting computer-assisted instruction to meet the needs of elderly job seekers: final report. [Marilyn L Flynn; United States. Administration on Aging.].

Adapting computer-assisted instruction to meet the needs of elderly job seekers: Final report. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration on Aging, Office of Human Development, Washington, D.C. Flynn, M.L. Computer-based instruction in social policy: A one-year trial.

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