International policy perspectives on improving learning with limited resources

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  • School improvement programs -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Educational evaluation,
  • College teaching

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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StatementCarolin Kreber, editor.
GenreCross-cultural studies.
SeriesNew directions for higher education -- no. 133, Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series
ContributionsKreber, Carolin.
The Physical Object
Pagination118 p. ;
Number of Pages118
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15594859M
ISBN 100787987050

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