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Imagination and technoscientific innovations: governance of transgenic cows in New Zealand

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Imagination and technoscientific innovations: governance of transgenic cows in New Zealand. / Bloomfield, B P; Doolin, B.

In: Social Studies of Science, Vol. 40, No. 1, 2011, p. 59-83.

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Bloomfield, B P ; Doolin, B. / Imagination and technoscientific innovations: governance of transgenic cows in New Zealand. In: Social Studies of Science. 2011 ; Vol. 40, No. 1. pp. 59-83.

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