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Contemporary Sociological Theory

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Published by Sage Publications .
Written in English


  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • General,
  • Sociology

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9818355M
ISBN 100761985565
ISBN 109780761985563

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