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Policy and the study of the future: given complexity, trends or processes?

Ronald D. Brunner

Policy and the study of the future: given complexity, trends or processes?

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Published by Rand Corp.] in [Santa Monica, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social sciences -- Methodology.,
  • Policy sciences.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Ronald D. Brunner and Garry D. Brewer.
    ContributionsBrewer, Garry D., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAS36 .R28 no. 4912, H61 .R28 no. 4912
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 30 p.
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5238783M
    LC Control Number75309811

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