State aid and the division of schooling in Australia
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Published by Deakin University in Geelong, Vic .
Written in English



  • Australia.


  • Education and state -- Australia.,
  • Government aid to education -- Australia.

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Edition Notes

StatementDean Ashenden.
SeriesPolicy development and analysis
ContributionsDeakin University. School of Education. Open Campus Program.
LC ClassificationsLC96 .A84 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination129 p. :
Number of Pages129
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1325599M
ISBN 100730006727
LC Control Number92203607

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