Published 1980 by American Association for Higher Education in Washington, D.C. (One Dupont Circle, Washington 20036) .
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Bibliography: p. 59-66.
|Statement||Clifton F. Conrad and Jean C. Wyer.|
|Series||AAHE-ERIC/higher education research report ;, 1980, no. 3|
|Contributions||Wyer, Jean C., ERIC Clearinghouse on Higher Education., American Association for Higher Education.|
|LC Classifications||LC1021 .C66 1980|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||66 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||66|
|LC Control Number||82117508|
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