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Social sciences for knowledge and decision making

by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

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Published by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development in Paris .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social sciences -- Research -- Congresses.,
  • Decision making -- Congresses.,
  • Social policy -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementOrganisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
    GenreCongresses.
    SeriesInformation society (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development)
    ContributionsWorkshop on the Contribution of the Social Sciences to Knowledge and Decision-Making (2nd : 2000 : Bruges, Belgium)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsH61 .O75 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination208 p. :
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3531456M
    ISBN 109264185968
    LC Control Number2001428890
    OCLC/WorldCa46730532

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