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Local realities, local adaptations problem, process, and person in a school"s governance by Frederick F. Lighthall

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Published by Falmer Press in London, New York .
Written in English


  • High schools -- Administration -- Case studies.,
  • Conflict management -- Case studies.

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Edition Notes

StatementFrederick F. Lighthall in collaboration with Susan D. Allan.
ContributionsAllan, Susan D.
LC ClassificationsLB2822 .L48 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 428 p. ;
Number of Pages428
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2210072M
ISBN 101850005877, 1850005885
LC Control Number89032547

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