Liberal education in transition by Clifton Conrad

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Published by American Association for Higher Education in Washington, D.C. (One Dupont Circle, Washington 20036) .

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Bibliography: p. 59-66.

Book details

StatementClifton F. Conrad and Jean C. Wyer.
SeriesAAHE-ERIC/higher education research report ;, 1980, no. 3
ContributionsWyer, Jean C., ERIC Clearinghouse on Higher Education., American Association for Higher Education.
LC ClassificationsLC1021 .C66 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination66 p. ;
Number of Pages66
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Open LibraryOL3030413M
LC Control Number82117508

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