Criticisms of traditional postsecondary school admissions criteria
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Criticisms of traditional postsecondary school admissions criteria a search for alternatives by Carlos Manuel Haro

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Published by Chicano Studies Center Publications, University of California, Los Angeles in Los Angeles .
Written in English



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  • Universities and colleges -- California -- Admission.

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Bibliography: p. 51-57.

StatementCarlos Manuel Haro.
SeriesOccasional paper - Chicano Studies Center Publications, University of California, Los Angeles ; no. 1
LC ClassificationsLA243 .H37
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 57 p. ;
Number of Pages57
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Open LibraryOL4068735M
LC Control Number79622154

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