Student aid and public higher education a progress report by Jacob O. Stampen

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Published by American Association of Community and Junior Colleges in Washington, D.C. (Suite 700, One DuPont Circle, Washington 20036) .

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Statementby Jacob O. Stampen, with assistance from Roxanne Wilkie Reeves.
ContributionsReeves, Roxanne Wilkie., American Association of Community and Junior Colleges., American Association of State Colleges and Universities., National Association of State Universities and Land Grant Colleges.
LC ClassificationsLB2337.4 .S7 1983
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Paginationiv, 98 p. :
Number of Pages98
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Open LibraryOL3232152M
LC Control Number83144869

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