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Mad, bad and dangerous to know?

David C. Lane

Mad, bad and dangerous to know?

the evolution, application and limitations of the "generic structure" concept in system dynamics

by David C. Lane

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Published by City University Business School in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDavid C. Lane [and] Chris Smart.
SeriesCUBS working paper -- IM/94/DCL1, Working papers / City University Business School
ContributionsSmart, Chris., City University. Business School.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22832607M

Told in alternating narratives that bridge centuries, the latest novel from New York Times bestselling author Samira Ahmed traces the lives of two young women fighting to write their own stories and escape the pressure of cultural expectations in worlds too long defined by men. It’s August in Paris and year-old Khayyam Maquet—American, French, Indian, Muslim—is at a crossroads.


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