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Do you read philosophy carefully?

Maged El Komos

Do you read philosophy carefully?

a guide to text comprehension and control

by Maged El Komos

  • 10 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Academic Skills Centre, Trent University in Peterborough, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reading comprehension -- Study and teaching (Higher),
  • Reading (Higher education),
  • Philosophy -- Study and teaching (Higher)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementMaged El Komos.
    ContributionsTrent University. Academic Skills Centre.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47 p.
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20210667M
    ISBN 100969366884
    OCLC/WorldCa51924396


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