social impact of biotechnology.

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European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions, European Community Information Service [distributor] , Shankill, Co. Dublin, Ireland, Washington, DC
Biotechnology -- Social asp
SeriesResearch report / European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions, Research report (European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions)
ContributionsHyde, Beverly., European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions.
LC ClassificationsTP248.2 .Y68 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination[8], 84 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2142579M
ISBN 109282575306
LC Control Number88212515

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