School funding

present chaos and future clarity by Nick Seaton

Publisher: Centre for Policy Studies in London

Written in English
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StatementNick Seaton.
SeriesPolicy challenge
ContributionsCentre for Policy Studies.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15215057M
ISBN 101897969562
OCLC/WorldCa39165129

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