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Higher education in the twenty-first century

World Conference on Higher Education (1998 Paris, France)

Higher education in the twenty-first century

vision and action : UNESCO, Paris, 5-9 October 1998

by World Conference on Higher Education (1998 Paris, France)

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Published by UNESCO in Paris .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementWorld Conference on Higher Education. Higher education for a new society : a student vision : thematic debate.
ContributionsUnesco.
The Physical Object
Pagination15p. ;
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18755470M

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