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Science and scientific researchers in modern society

Dickinson, John P.

Science and scientific researchers in modern society

by Dickinson, John P.

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Published by Unesco in Paris .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Research.,
  • Scientists -- Vocational guidance.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn P. Dickinson.
    ContributionsUnesco.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ180.A1 D46 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination260 p. ;
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2333615M
    ISBN 109231024272
    LC Control Number86222702

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