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Science under Socialism

East Germany in Comparative Perspective

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HARDCOVER

$109.00 • £87.95 • €98.00

ISBN 9780674794771

Publication Date: 06/10/1999

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448 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

4 line illustrations, 1 table

World

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Kristie Macrakis is Professor in the School of History, Technology & Society at the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Dieter Hoffmann is a research scholar at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin.

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