7 edition of Governing universities found in the catalog.
1996 by Society for Research into Higher Education & Open University Press in Buckingham, Bristol, Pa., USA .
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references (p. -191) and index.
|Statement||Catherine Bargh, Peter Scott, and David Smith.|
|Contributions||Scott, Peter, 1946-, Smith, David, 1955-|
|LC Classifications||LB2341.8.G7 B35 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||195 p. :|
|Number of Pages||195|
|ISBN 10||0335195393, 0335195385|
|LC Control Number||96021853|
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