1 edition of Social science information and decision making found in the catalog.
Social science information and decision making
1984 by Published on behalf of FID by the Economic Information Unit, Hung. Acad. Sci. in Budapest, Hungary .
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||International Federation for Documentation Social Science Information and Documentation (FID/SD) Committee.|
|Series||FID studies in social science information and documentation,, 3, FID publ. ;, 606, FID publication ;, 606.|
|Contributions||International Federation for Documentation. Social Science Information and Documentation Committee.|
|LC Classifications||H61.9 .S63 1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||64 p. :|
|Number of Pages||64|
|LC Control Number||90168096|
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