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, Volume 22, Issue 2, pp 125–140 | Cite as

The World Bank's policy paper on vocational and technical education and training

  • Arvil V. Adams
  • John Middleton
  • Adrian Ziderman
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Policy Paper Technical Education 
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© UNESCO 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Arvil V. Adams
    • 1
  • John Middleton
    • 2
  • Adrian Ziderman
    • 3
  1. 1.World BankWashington, D.C.USA
  2. 2.USA
  3. 3.(Israel)

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