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Foundations of American higher education

Foundations of American higher education

an ASHE reader

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Published by Ginn Press in Needham Heights, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Education, Higher -- United States.,
    • Universities and colleges -- United States.,
    • Universities and colleges -- United States -- Administration.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by James L. Bess.
      SeriesASHE reader series
      ContributionsBess, James L., Association for the Study of Higher Education.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA227.4 .F68 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 772 p. :
      Number of Pages772
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1181627M
      ISBN 100536580138
      LC Control Number94169478
      OCLC/WorldCa24385839

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