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Simulation, futurism, and the liberal arts college

Dennis L. Little

Simulation, futurism, and the liberal arts college

a case study

by Dennis L. Little

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Published by Institute for the Future in Middletown, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cities and towns -- Simulation methods.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[by] Dennis L. Little and Raul de Brigard.
    ContributionsDe Brigard, Raul, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT109 .L55
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 55 p.
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5065162M
    LC Control Number74031434

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