2 edition of The power of networks found in the catalog.
The power of networks
Includes bibliographical references (p. 172-190) and index.
|LC Classifications||HM851 .F594 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xix, 193 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||193|
|LC Control Number||2011925754|
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