Science & technology in society

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Published by Association for Science Education in Hatfield, Eng .

Written in English

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  • Science -- Social aspects -- Study and teaching (Secondary).,
  • Technology -- Social aspects -- Study and teaching (Secondary).

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Other titlesSATIS., Science and technology in society.
StatementAssociation for Science Education.
ContributionsAssociation for Science Education.
The Physical Object
Pagination10 v. :
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20061161M
ISBN 100863570372

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