The future of undergraduate education

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  • Costs,
  • Aims and objectives,
  • Universities and colleges

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Includes bibliographical references.

StatementCommission on the Future of Undergraduate Education
ContributionsAmerican Academy of Arts and Sciences. Commission on the Future of Undergraduate Education
The Physical Object
Pagination1 online resource (112 pages) :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26437386M
ISBN 10087724118X
ISBN 109780877241188

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