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The present state of American sociology.

Edward Shils

The present state of American sociology.

by Edward Shils

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

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Sociology -- United States -- History.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHM22.U5 S45
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p.
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6031223M
      LC Control Number48007895
      OCLC/WorldCa523949

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