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Plants, Power, and Profit

Lawrence Busch

Plants, Power, and Profit

Social, Economic and Ethical Consequences of the New Biotechnologies

by Lawrence Busch

  • 397 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Blackwell Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture & related industries,
  • Biotechnology,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • General,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Science

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9771011M
    ISBN 101557863792
    ISBN 109781557863799
    OCLC/WorldCa27338214

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