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humanities in higher education in the South

Conference on the Humanities Vanderbilt University 1944

humanities in higher education in the South

report of a conference held at Vanderbilt university, July 24-29, 1944

by Conference on the Humanities Vanderbilt University 1944

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Published in [Nashville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Humanities,
  • Education, Higher,
  • Southern States -- Education, Higher

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Edgar H. Duncan, executive secretary of the Conference.
    ContributionsDuncan, Edgar Hill,
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii p., 1 l., 50 p.
    Number of Pages50
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14860469M

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