What trustees should know about intercollegiate athletics
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What trustees should know about intercollegiate athletics by L. Jay Oliva

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Published by Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • College sports,
  • College trustees

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references

Statementby L. Jay Oliva
SeriesAGB special report, AGB special report
ContributionsAssociation of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 33 p. ;
Number of Pages33
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14636031M

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