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Civic Leaders and the University State and Municipal Politicians" Perspectives on Higher Education in Australia (Explorationen. Studien Zur Erziehungswissenschaft, 35) by Anthony Potts

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Published by Peter Lang Publishing .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Educational administration,
  • Educational systems,
  • Higher & further education,
  • Research methods: general,
  • Social history,
  • Higher,
  • History,
  • Research,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Australia,
  • Case studies,
  • Higher education and state,
  • Local government,
  • Politics and education

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages407
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11396922M
ISBN 100820459259
ISBN 109780820459257

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