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Published by Sage Publications in New Dehli, Thousand Oaks, Calif .
Written in English



  • Asia.


  • Education -- Economic aspects -- Asia.,
  • Education -- Social aspects -- Asia.,
  • Economic development -- Effect of education on.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [222]-240) and index.

StatementJandhyala B.G. Tilak.
LC ClassificationsLC67.A78 T55 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination247 p. :
Number of Pages247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1430893M
ISBN 100803991541, 8170363810
LC Control Number93042326

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