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Policy making for American public schools recommendations based upon working papers. by National Academy of Education. Committee on Educational Policy.

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Published by National Academy of Education in [Syracuse? N.Y.] .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Education -- United States.,
  • Educational planning -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 28-31.

LC ClassificationsLA210 .N25 1969b
The Physical Object
Pagination31 p.
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5199673M
LC Control Number75022953

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