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Viewpoints on education and social change in Latin America.

Viewpoints on education and social change in Latin America.

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Published by Center of Latin American Studies, University of Kansas] in [Lawrence .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Latin America.
    • Subjects:
    • Education, Higher -- Economic aspects -- Latin America.,
    • Education, Higher -- Latin America.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesUniversity of Kansas. Center of Latin American Studies. Occasional publications, no. 5
      ContributionsAssociation for Latin American Studies. Mid-west Council.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1401 .K3 no. 5, LC67.L3 .K3 no. 5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination65 p.
      Number of Pages65
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5752784M
      LC Control Number71028538

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