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Published by Council for Academic Freedom and Democracy in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain.

Subjects:

  • Gould, Julius.,
  • Education, Higher -- Great Britain.,
  • Education, Higher -- Aims and objectives.,
  • Socialism and education.,
  • Radicalism.

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Cover title.

ContributionsGould, Julius., Council for Academic Freedom and Democracy.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLA637.7.G633 A87
The Physical Object
Pagination24, [3] p. ;
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4473693M
LC Control Number79300969

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