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Universities facing the challenge of the eighties

Universities facing the challenge of the eighties

can they survive in their present form? : seminar papers presented during the ACU Council meeting held in the Caribbean 15-27 April 1982.

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Published by Association of Commonwealth Universities in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Universities and colleges -- Commonwealth of Nations -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    GenreCongresses
    ContributionsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLA669.5.U65
    The Physical Object
    Pagination97p.;
    Number of Pages97
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23749015M
    ISBN 100851430805
    OCLC/WorldCa16596058

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