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Who Needs a Liberal Arts College? A Philosophy Of Education (Studies in the History of Philosophy) by Alburey Castell

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Published by Edwin Mellen Press .
Written in English


  • Philosophy of education,
  • Higher,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Philosophy

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Edition Notes

ContributionsRonald E. Hustwit (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10971194M
ISBN 100773461817
ISBN 109780773461819

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