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Some factors in the undergraduate careers of young college students

Howard Aaron Gray

Some factors in the undergraduate careers of young college students

with particular reference to Columbia and Barnard colleges

by Howard Aaron Gray

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Published by Teachers college, Columbia university in New York city .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Students

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Howard A. Gray ...
    SeriesTeachers college, Columbia university. Contributions to education -- no. 437, Contributions to education -- no. 437
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. l., 66 p.
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15145562M


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