Institutional identity and the religious impact of Catholic higher education
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Published by FADICA in Washington, DC (1350 Connecticut Ave. NW, Suite 303, Washington 20036) .
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Other titlesProceedings of a national symposium
Statementco-sponsored by Foundations and Donors Interested in Catholic Activities (FADICA) and the Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Foundation, June, 1992.
ContributionsFoundations and Donors Interested in Catholic Activities, Inc., Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Foundation.
LC ClassificationsLC501 .I57 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationi, 58 p. ;
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL888596M
LC Control Number95178009

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