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Challenges Facing Higher Education at the Millennium

(American Council on Education Oryx Press Series on Higher Education)

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Published by American Council on Education/Oryx Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Higher & further education,
  • United States,
  • Education, Higher,
  • Aims And Objectives Of Higher Education,
  • Social Science,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Education,
  • Europe,
  • Higher,
  • Education / Higher,
  • Aims & Objectives,
  • Aims and objectives

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWerner Z. Hirsch (Editor), Luc E. Weber (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8739085M
    ISBN 101573562939
    ISBN 109781573562935


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