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Socio-physical technology

Workshop on Socio-Physical Technology (2d 1968 Washington, D.C.)

Socio-physical technology

proceedings of the second annual workshop on socio-physical technology, held November 14 and 15, 1968 at the headquarters of the American Institute of Architects

by Workshop on Socio-Physical Technology (2d 1968 Washington, D.C.)

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Published by American Institute of Architects in Washington .
Written in English

  • Architecture and society -- Congresses,
  • Human beings -- Effect of environment on -- Congresses

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    ContributionsAmerican Institute of Architects
    The Physical Object
    Pagination38 p. ;
    Number of Pages38
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17859957M

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