Higher education in Europe

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  • Education, Higher -- Aims and objectives -- Europe.

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Includes bibliographical references.

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Statementedited with an introduction by Peter Darvas.
SeriesContemporary higher education ;, 7
ContributionsDarvas, Péter.
LC ClassificationsLA628 .H53 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 284 p. :
Number of Pages284
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL679638M
ISBN 100815326653
LC Control Number97026152

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