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|Other titles||An international project for the financing of education.|
|Statement||Sponsored by the Center for Education and Development Studies of Harvard University, January 29 to February 1, 1973, Cartagena, Colombia. Document presented by Antonio Ortiz Mena.|
|Contributions||Harvard University. Center for Studies in Education and Development.|
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|Pagination||29,  p. :|
|Number of Pages||30|
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Latin American Workshop on "an International Project for the Financing of Education," sponsored by the Center for Education and Development Studies of Harvard University, January 29 to February 1,Cartagena, Colombia. [s.l.: s.n., ] (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors.
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