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Japan"s science edge how the cult of anti-science thought in America limits U.S. scientific and technological progress by Kimura, Shigeru

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Published by Wilson Center, University Press of America in Washington, DC, Lanham, MD .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States.,
  • Japan.

Subjects:

  • Science -- United States.,
  • Technology -- United States.,
  • Science -- Japan.,
  • Technology -- Japan.,
  • Technological innovations -- United States.,
  • Technological innovations -- Japan.

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Edition Notes

StatementShigeru Kimura.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQ127.U6 K52 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination164 p. :
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3024976M
ISBN 100819146455, 0819146463
LC Control Number85005331

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