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Thinking about public policy

a problem-solving approach

by Melvin J. Dubnick

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Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Policy sciences.,
  • Problem solving.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMelvin J. Dubnick, Barbara A. Bardes.
    ContributionsBardes, Barbara A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsH97 .D8 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 283 p. :
    Number of Pages283
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3501506M
    ISBN 100471864641
    LC Control Number82021782

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