Access, equity and quality in higher education
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Published by NAEAP in Ibadan .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Education, Higher -- Nigeria,
  • Education, Higher -- Economic aspects -- Nigeria,
  • Distance education -- Nigeria

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by J.B. Babalola...[et al.].
ContributionsBabalola, J. B., Nigerian Association for Educational Administration and Planning.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLA1633 .A23 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 630 p. ;
Number of Pages630
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23734688M
ISBN 109783644295
LC Control Number2008435571

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