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Bradbeer, John. “Barriers to Interdisciplinarity: Disciplinary Discourses and Student Learning,” Journal of Geography in Higher Education 23: 3 (November 1999): 381-96.

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Davis, James R. Interdisciplinary Courses and Team Teaching (Phoenix, Arizona: American Council on Education/Oryx Press, 1995).

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Dogan, Mattei and Robert Pahre. Creative marginality : innovation at the intersections of social sciences (Boulder : Westview Press, 1990

Dorn, Harold. “The dialectics of interdisciplinarity.” Humanities 8:2 (1987): 30-33.

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Epton, S. R., R. L. Payne, and A. W. Pearson, eds. Managing interdisciplinary research (Chichester: John Wiley & Sons, 1983)

Fairbairn, Brett and Murray E Fulton. Interdisciplinarity and the transformation of the university (Saskatoon : University of Saskatchewan, Centre for the Study of Co-operatives, 2000).

Finkenthal, Michael. Interdisciplinarity: toward the definition of a metadiscipline? (New York : P. Lang, 2001).

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Mayville, William V. Interdisciplinarity : the mutable paradigm (Washington, D. C. : American Association for Higher Education, 1978).

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