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Escaping the ivory tower

a guide to making your science matter

by Nancy Baron

  • 222 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Island Press in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communication in science,
  • Science news,
  • Scientists -- Vocational guidance

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Nancy Baron.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ223 .B37 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24068413M
    ISBN 101597266639, 1597266647
    ISBN 109781597266635, 9781597266642
    LC Control Number2010001422

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