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Divergence in educational development the case of Kenya and Uganda by Sheldon G. Weeks

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Published by Teachers College Press in New York .
Written in



  • Kenya.,
  • Uganda.


  • Education -- Kenya.,
  • Education -- Uganda.,
  • Comparative education.

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] Sheldon G. Weeks.
SeriesPublications of the Center for Education in Africa
LC ClassificationsLA1561 .W4 1968
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 36 p.
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5543429M
LC Control Number67021503

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