Case studies of coordination activities and problems in collaborative design

@article{Crabtree1997CaseSO,
  title={Case studies of coordination activities and problems in collaborative design},
  author={Robert A. Crabtree and Mark S. Fox and Nirmal K. Baid},
  journal={Research in Engineering Design},
  year={1997},
  volume={9},
  pages={70-84}
}
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