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Operational consequences of literacy gap

Operational consequences of literacy gap

final report for period 1 June 1977-31 July 1978

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Air Force Human Resources Laboratory, Air Force Systems Command in Brooks Air Force Base, Tex .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reading comprehension.,
  • Readability (Literary style),
  • Reading -- Research -- United States.,
  • Literacy -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J. Douglas Kniffen ... [et al.].
    SeriesAFHRL-TR -- 79-22
    ContributionsKniffin, J. Douglas., Air Force Human Resources Laboratory. Technical Training Division., Westinghouse Electric Corporation.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22447476M

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