2 edition of Experts, politicians, and decisionmaking in the technological society found in the catalog.
Experts, politicians, and decisionmaking in the technological society
Allan W. Lerner
Bibliography: p. 32-33.
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p. cm. Published in cooperation with the Society for Social Studies of Science. Includes bibliographical references and index.
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