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Science, knowledge and power

Canadian Student Pugwash. National Conference

Science, knowledge and power

selected material from the Second National Conference of Canadian Student Pugwash

by Canadian Student Pugwash. National Conference

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by CSP Publications in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Social aspects -- Congresses.,
  • Science and ethics -- Congresses.,
  • Science and state -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Mary Thornton and Jane Willms.
    ContributionsThornton, Mary, Willms, Jane
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 196 p.
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18765038M
    ISBN 100969102119
    OCLC/WorldCa15962348

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