TITLE

Beyond the Ivory Tower

AUTHOR(S)
Glynn, Edward
PUB. DATE
September 1982
SOURCE
America;9/25/1982, Vol. 147 Issue 8, p158
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews the book "Beyond the Ivory Tower," by Derek Bok.
ACCESSION #
35688341

 

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