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Science or society?

Mike Hales

Science or society?

the politics of the work of scientists

by Mike Hales

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Published by Free Association in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography, p268-272. - Index.

StatementMike Hales.
The Physical Object
Pagination282p.
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19625591M

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