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Corporate History And the Chemical Industries

A Resource Guide (Bchocno 4) (Bchocno 4)

by Jeffrey L. Sturchio

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Chemical Heritage Foundation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Essays,
  • General,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11542730M
    ISBN 100941901025
    ISBN 109780941901024
    OCLC/WorldCa467487184

      Corporate manipulation of research has been described through case studies of individual industries or products. (2) The objective of this study is to systematically categorize these practices across a specific set of industries, using a consistent data source of internal corporate documents. The National Archives, Records of British business and industry textiles and leather (HMSO, ) The National Archives, Records of British business and industry engineering and metal processing (HMSO, ) John Orbell and Alison Turton, British Banking: a . Alfred D. Chandler, Shaping the Industrial Century: The Remarkable Story of the Evolution of the Modern Chemical and Pharmaceutical dge, MA: Harvard University Press, viii + pp. $30 (cloth), ISBN: X. Reviewed for by Kyle Bruce, Economics and Strategy Group, Aston Business School.


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