Public Experiments

@article{Brock2005PublicE,
  title={Public Experiments},
  author={Claire Brock},
  journal={History Workshop Journal},
  year={2005},
  volume={58},
  pages={306 - 312}
}
  • Claire Brock
  • Published 6 January 2005
  • Sociology
  • History Workshop Journal
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