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Risk Assessment & Risk Management (Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science)

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Published by Sage Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Budgeting & financial management,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • General,
  • Sociology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsHoward C. Kunreuther (Editor), Paul Slovic (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10906980M
    ISBN 10076190297X
    ISBN 109780761902973


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