2 edition of Policy and the study of the future: given complexity, trends or processes? found in the catalog.
Policy and the study of the future: given complexity, trends or processes?
Ronald D. Brunner
|Statement||[by] Ronald D. Brunner and Garry D. Brewer.|
|Contributions||Brewer, Garry D., joint author.|
|LC Classifications||AS36 .R28 no. 4912, H61 .R28 no. 4912|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 30 p.|
|Number of Pages||30|
|LC Control Number||75309811|
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