Quantitative research in public administration and policy analysis
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Quantitative research in public administration and policy analysis a methodologically annotated bibliography by T. R. Carr

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Published by Bureau of Government Research, University of Oklahoma in Norman .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Public administration -- Bibliography.,
  • Policy sciences -- Bibliography.

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Edition Notes

StatementT. R. Carr, Dwight F. Davis, Samuel A. Kirkpatrick.
ContributionsDavis, Dwight F., joint author., Kirkpatrick, Samuel A., joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ7164.A2 C37, JF1351 C37
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 97 p. ;
Number of Pages97
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4377567M
LC Control Number78621382

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