Part-Time Higher Education Policy, Practice and Experience (Higher Education Policy Series) by Brenda Morgan-Klein

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  • Higher & further education,
  • Industrial or vocational training,
  • Students, Part-time,
  • Education, Higher,
  • Aims And Objectives Of Higher Education,
  • Higher Education And The State,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Higher education and state,
  • Education,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Great Britain,
  • Higher,
  • College students

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ContributionsTom Schuller (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages208
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Open LibraryOL8976936M
ISBN 101853026689
ISBN 109781853026683

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