Who controls American education?
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Who controls American education? A guide for laymen by James D. Koerner

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Published by Beacon Press in Boston .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Education -- United States -- 1945-,
  • Politics and education

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Statementby James D. Koerner.
LC ClassificationsLA209.2 .K6
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 210 p.
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5616050M
LC Control Number68024370

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