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Social sciences in policy making.

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Published by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, sold by OECD Publications and Information Center] in Paris, [Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Policy sciences.,
  • Social sciences.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 55-56.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsH61 .O75 1979
    The Physical Object
    Pagination56 p. ;
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4485417M
    ISBN 109264119035
    LC Control Number79314325

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