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Education and the cult of efficiency

a study of the social forces that have shaped the administration of the public schools.

by Raymond E. Callahan

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Published by University of Chicago Press in [Chicago] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Education -- United States -- History,
    • School management and organization -- United States -- History

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA216 .C28
      The Physical Object
      Pagination273 p.
      Number of Pages273
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5856262M
      LC Control Number62017961

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