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Published by National Center on Adult Literacy, University of Pennsylvania, U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, Educational Resources Information Center in Philadelphia, PA, [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English


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Other titlesIn search of writing ability, Exploring consistency of student performance on holistically scored writing tasks
StatementJohn R. Hayes, Jill A. Hatch, Christine M. Silk.
SeriesNCAL technical report -- TR 95-01
ContributionsNational Center on Adult Literacy., Educational Resources Information Center (U.S.)
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Pagination1 v
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Open LibraryOL17119182M

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