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Published by Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Science and state -- United States.,
  • Technology and state -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementBruce L.R. Smith.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQ127.U6 S613 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 230 p. :
Number of Pages230
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17167248M
ISBN 100815779984, 0815779976

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