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Universities and the life of the mind

Saiyidain, Khwaja Ghulam

Universities and the life of the mind

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Published by Asia Pub. House in Bombay, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education, Higher -- Aims and objectives,
  • Formal discipline

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    Statement[by] K.G. Saiyidain.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB2321 .S3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination236 p.
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9577M
    LC Control Numbersa 66007052
    OCLC/WorldCa974688

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