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Radical perspectives on social problems readings in critical sociology. by Frank Lindenfeld

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

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Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Social problems.,
  • United States -- Social conditions -- 1945-

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsHN65 .L5 1972
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 468 p.
Number of Pages468
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5224348M
LC Control Number75190669

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