Control and funding of research in British universities
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Control and funding of research in British universities the effects on contract research staff. by Teresa L. Rees

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Published by Social Research Unit, Department of Sociology, University College, Cardiff in Cardiff .
Written in English

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SeriesSRU working paper -- no.16
ContributionsUniversity College, Cardiff. Social Research Unit.
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Open LibraryOL13959735M

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