Changing tertiary education in modern European society
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Changing tertiary education in modern European society Report of the Working Party, set up under the auspices of the Council for Cultural Co-operation on the diversification of tertiary education by Ruud Alphons de Moor

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Published by Council for Cultural Cooperation, Council of Europe in Strasbourg .
Written in English


  • Education, Higher -- Europe

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementpresented by the Rapporteur : Professor R.A. de Moor.
SeriesEducation & culture
ContributionsCouncil of Europe. Council for Cultural Co-operation.
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p. :
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18300421M

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