New directions in liberal education for executives. by Peter E. Siegle

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Published by Center for the Study of Liberal Education for Adults] in [Chicago .

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  • Education, Humanistic.,
  • Executives.

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LC ClassificationsHF1121 .S5
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Pagination74 p.
Number of Pages74
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Open LibraryOL6255402M
LC Control Number58024659

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