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How well do facts travel?

Peter Howlett

How well do facts travel?

the dissemination of reliable knowledge

by Peter Howlett

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[edited by] Peter Howlett, Mary S. Morgan
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB105.F3 H69 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24411665M
ISBN 109780521196543, 9780521159586
LC Control Number2010031326

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