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- Conceptualisation of special needs
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The University of Phoenix: A Holistic Approach to Adult Learning
University of Phoenix
July 7, 2003
The University of Phoenix: A holistic approach to adult learning.
The University of Phoenix offers professional students in training an opportunity to further the
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Personal Learning Style Paper
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