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Common frontiers of the social sciences.

Mirra Komarovsky

Common frontiers of the social sciences.

by Mirra Komarovsky

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Published by Free Press in Glencoe, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social sciences.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsH35 .K62
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 439 p.
    Number of Pages439
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6221687M
    LC Control Number57006750
    OCLC/WorldCa166489

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