The Social Sciences Go to Washington

The Politics of Knowledge in the Postmodern Age by Hamilton Cravens

Publisher: Rutgers University Press

Written in English
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  • Central government policies,
  • Local government,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Postwar period, 1945 to c 2000,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Policy scientists,
  • Science,
  • History - U.S.,
  • United States,
  • USA,
  • General,
  • Political History,
  • United States - 20th Century (1945 to 2000),
  • History,
  • Political planning,
  • Social scientists in governmen,
  • Social scientists in government
  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8025999M
    ISBN 100813533414
    ISBN 109780813533414

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