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Science, Technology and the Future

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Published by Elsevier .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science: General Issues,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Technology: General Issues

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages390
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9265540M
    ISBN 100080247431
    ISBN 109780080247434


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