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Managing schools in an uncertain environment

Managing schools in an uncertain environment

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Published by Sheffield Hallam University, Centre for Education Management and Administration for the British Educational Management and Administration Society in Sheffield .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Based on ... BEMAS"s 4th Research Conference, Nottingham, 1992.

Statementedited by Mike Smith and Hugh Busher.
SeriesSheffield papers in education management -- 94
ContributionsSheffield Hallam University. Centre for Education Management and Administration., British Educational Management and Administration Society.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22327511M
ISBN 100863393845
OCLC/WorldCa32719586

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