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uneducated

Eli Ginzberg

uneducated

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Literacy -- United States.,
    • Labor supply -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Eli Ginzberg and Douglas W. Bray.
      ContributionsBray, Douglas Weston., Conservation of Human Resources Project (Columbia University)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC151 .G55
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxv, 246 p.
      Number of Pages246
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6134760M
      LC Control Number53007929
      OCLC/WorldCa657110


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