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University reform

Philip G. Altbach

University reform

comparative perspectives for the seventies.

by Philip G. Altbach

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Published by Schenkman Pub. Co. in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Universities and colleges,
  • Education, Higher

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical footnotes.

    StatementEdited by Philip G. Altbach.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 211 p.
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17640937M

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