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Published by Jossey-Bass in San Francisco .
Written in English


  • Adult education -- Administration

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementPatricia Mulcrone, editor.
SeriesJossey-Bass higher and adult education series, New directions for adult and continuing education -- no. 60 (Winter 1993), New directions for adult and continuing education -- no. 60.
ContributionsMulcrone, Patricia.
The Physical Object
Pagination115 p. ;
Number of Pages115
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15516142M
ISBN 101555427146

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