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Knowledge across cultures

Knowledge across cultures

a contribution to dialogue among civilizations

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Published by Comparative Education Research Centre, University of Hong Kong in Hong Kong, China .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Intellectual cooperation,
  • Intercultural communication,
  • Education, Higher,
  • Cultural relations

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 349-373) and index

    StatementRuth Hayhoe and Julia Pan, editors
    SeriesCERC studies in comparative education -- 11
    ContributionsHayhoe, Ruth, Pan, Julia, 1955-, Comparative Education Research Centre
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 391 p. ;
    Number of Pages391
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17067893M
    ISBN 109628093738

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