Planning and Popularizing Science and Technology in Developing Countries (Science & Technology for Development)
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Published by Tycooly Intl .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Developing countries,
  • Development studies,
  • Mathematics and Science,
  • Technology: General Issues,
  • Sociology Of Science,
  • Technology And Social Change,
  • Science/Mathematics

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages303
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11950216M
ISBN 101851480013
ISBN 109781851480012

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