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Closed minds?

Bruce L. R. Smith

Closed minds?

politics and ideology in American universities

by Bruce L. R. Smith

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Published by Brookings Institution Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education, Higher -- Political aspects -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementBruce L. R. Smith, Jeremy D. Mayer, A. Lee Fritschler.
    ContributionsMayer, Jeremy D., Fritschler, A. Lee, 1937-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC173 .S59 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16885182M
    ISBN 109780815780281
    LC Control Number2008020085


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