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Information and state power

Janice Bially Mattern

Information and state power

toward a technosocial approach

by Janice Bially Mattern

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Published by RAND in Santa Monica, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Information technology -- Social aspects.,
  • Information policy.,
  • Power (Social sciences)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJanice L. Bially.
    SeriesRand paper series -- P-7998, Wheeler, Roxann -- P-7998.
    ContributionsRand Corporation.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination29 p. :
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16613871M

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