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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States,
  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Education -- United States -- History.,
  • Education, Urban -- United States -- History.,
  • Educational sociology -- United States.,
  • Bureaucracy -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMichael B. Katz.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLA212 .K275 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 212 p. ;
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2372210M
ISBN 100674750926
LC Control Number87000196

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