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Department chair leadership skills by Walter H. Gmelch

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Published by Atwood Pub. in Madison, WI .
Written in English


  • Educational leadership,
  • College department heads,
  • Handbooks, manuals

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Edition Notes

Statementby Walter H. Gmelch and Val D. Miskin
ContributionsMiskin, Val D., 1944-, Gmelch, Walter H.
LC ClassificationsLB2341 .G56 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25001298M
ISBN 109781891859793
LC Control Number2010034755

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