|Statement||Thomas Owen Eisemon.|
|Series||Praeger special studies series in comparative education|
|LC Classifications||Q183.4.I4 E37 1982|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 164 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||164|
|LC Control Number||82007662|
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