Factors influencing Catholic high school enrollment
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Published by Educational Research and Development Council of the Twin Cities Metropolitan Area in [Minneapolis] .
Written in English


  • Catholic Church -- Education -- United States.,
  • High school attendance.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p.37-38.

Statementby D. A. Porter.
ContributionsEducational Research and Development Council of the Twin Cities Metropolitan Area.
LC ClassificationsLC501 .P58
The Physical Object
Pagination42 p.
Number of Pages42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5551784M
LC Control Number67031306

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