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Risk and values in contemporary Britain

Rick Wylie

Risk and values in contemporary Britain

by Rick Wylie

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Published by Department of Politics, University of Newcastle Upon Tyne in association with Westlakes Research Institute in Newcastle Upon Tyne .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Risk perception -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Social values -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Great Britain -- Moral conditions -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 1945-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementRick Wylie and Rod Hague.
    SeriesWestlakes research monograph -- no. 4
    ContributionsHague, Rod., University of Newcastle upon Tyne. Dept. of Politics., Westlakes Research Institute .
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN400.M6 W85 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination141p. ;
    Number of Pages141
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19365943M
    ISBN 101898036306
    OCLC/WorldCa45735006

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