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Completing the foundation for lifelong learning an OECD survey of upper secondary schools.

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Published by OECD in Paris .
Written in English



  • OECD countries.,
  • OECD countries


  • Education, Secondary -- OECD countries.,
  • High schools -- OECD countries -- Administration.,
  • Education and state -- OECD countries.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsOrganisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
LC ClassificationsLB1607.53.O2 C66 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination171 p :
Number of Pages171
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3356748M
ISBN 109264103724, 3706519399
LC Control Number2004397573

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