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Liberal education reconsidered

Liberal education reconsidered

reflections on continuing education for contemporary man. By James B. Whipple [and others]

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Published by Syracuse University, Publication Program in Continuing Education in [Syracuse] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education, Humanistic,
  • Adult education

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesNotes and essays on education for adults, 60
    ContributionsWhipple, James J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC1021 L53
    The Physical Object
    Pagination114p.
    Number of Pages114
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17440286M

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