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Societies and social life

an introduction to sociology

by James W. Russell

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Published by Sloan Pub. in Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-283) and index.

    StatementJames W. Russell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM585 .R874 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 292 p. :
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3480332M
    ISBN 101597380008
    LC Control Number2005924133

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