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economist looks at education

J. R. Hough

economist looks at education

inaugural lecture 20 February 1991

by J. R. Hough

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Published by Loughborough University of Technology in Loughborough .
Written in English


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StatementJ.R. Hough.
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Open LibraryOL13930130M

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