Developing school leaders

an international perspective

Publisher: Routledge in New York, NY

Written in English
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  • Educational leadership -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Educational leadership -- Research

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Mark Brundrett and Megan Crawford.
GenreCross-cultural studies
ContributionsBrundrett, Mark., Crawford, Megan, 1957-
LC ClassificationsLB2831.6 .D48 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24057975M
ISBN 109780415435727, 9780203928820
LC Control Number2007040022

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