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Education and science in the Arab world

Fahim Issa Qubain

Education and science in the Arab world

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Published by Johns Hopkins Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arab countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Education -- Arab countries.,
    • Professional education -- Arab countries.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Fahim I. Qubain.
      ContributionsMiddle East Institute (Washington, D.C.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA1101 .Q3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 539 p.
      Number of Pages539
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5952876M
      LC Control Number65026182

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Education and science in the Arab world. Baltimore, Johns Hopkins Press [] (OCoLC) Online version: Qubain, Fahim Issa, Education and science in the Arab world.

Baltimore, Johns Hopkins Press [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Fahim Issa Qubain; Middle East Institute (Washington, D.C.).

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