Encyclopedia Distance Education Research in Iowa: Second Edition
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Simonson, Michael R.; Wright, K.; and Maushak, Nancy, "Encyclopedia Distance Education Research in Iowa: Second Edition" (1997). Faculty Books and Book Chapters. 26.