Sociology in action

applications and opportunities for the 1990s

Publisher: Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire

Written in English
Published: Pages: 248 Downloads: 49
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Geoff Payne and Malcolm Cross.
SeriesExplorations in sociology -- 33., Explorations in sociology -- v. 33.
ContributionsPayne, Geoff., Cross, Malcolm.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 248 p. :
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18517186M
ISBN 100333542797
LC Control Number93062164

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