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Foundations of modern sociology

Metta Spencer

Foundations of modern sociology

by Metta Spencer

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Published by Prentice-Hall Canada in Scarborough, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology.,
  • Social history -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    StatementMetta Spencer ; with the editorial collaboration of Alex Inkeles.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 503 p. :
    Number of Pages503
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20998084M
    ISBN 10013334228X
    OCLC/WorldCa26802319

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