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Increasing women"s participation in international scholarship programs

Rona Kluger

Increasing women"s participation in international scholarship programs

an analysis of nine case studies

by Rona Kluger

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Published by Institute of International Education in New York, NY (809 United Nations Plaza, New York 10017) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Scholarships, fellowships, etc. -- Case studies.,
  • Students, Foreign -- Scholarships, fellowships, etc. -- Sex differences -- Case studies.,
  • Foreign study -- Sex differences -- Case studies.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRona Kluger.
    SeriesIIE research report ;, no. 27
    ContributionsInstitute of International Education (New York, N.Y.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB2375 .K68 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination105 p. :
    Number of Pages105
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL283714M
    LC Control Number97186327
    OCLC/WorldCa36703962


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