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Impact of national security considerations on science and technology hearing before the Subcommittee on Science, Research, and Technology and the Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight of the Committee on Science and Technology, U.S. House of Representatives, Ninety-seventh Congress, second session, March 29, 1982. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology. Subcommittee on Science, Research, and Technology.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Science -- International cooperation.,
  • Technology -- International cooperation.,
  • Technology transfer.,
  • National security -- United States.

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ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology. Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight.
LC ClassificationsKF27 .S399 1982b
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 269 p. ;
Number of Pages269
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3142737M
LC Control Number82603525

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