Educational Leadership Culture and Diversity by Clive Dimmock

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Published by Sage Publications Ltd .

Written in English

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  • Organization & management of education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Education,
  • Administration - General,
  • Leadership,
  • Education / Administration,
  • Educational leadership,
  • Multiculturalism,
  • School management and organization,
  • Social aspects

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9402256M
ISBN 10076197170X
ISBN 109780761971702

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