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Getting an Academic Job Strategies for Success (Survival Skills for Scholars) by Jennie Jacobs Kronenfeld

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Published by Sage Publications, Inc .
Written in English


  • Advice on careers & achieving success,
  • Business & Management,
  • Graduate students,
  • College teachers,
  • Education,
  • Careers / Job Opportunities,
  • United States,
  • Psychology,
  • Study Skills,
  • Job hunting,
  • Careers - Other Specific Fields,
  • Education / Study Skills,
  • Education-Study Skills,
  • Employment

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages119
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Open LibraryOL7909052M
ISBN 100803970153
ISBN 109780803970151

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