A cross‐cultural study of group process and development in online conferences

@article{Gunawardena2001ACS,
  title={A cross‐cultural study of group process and development in online conferences},
  author={Charlotte Gunawardena and Ana C. Nolla and Penne Wilson and Jose R. Lopez-Islas and Noemi Ramirez-Angel and Rosa M. Megchun-Alpizar},
  journal={Distance Education},
  year={2001},
  volume={22},
  pages={121 - 85}
}
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