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Sociology and American social issues

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Published by Houghton Mifflin Co. in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Sociology.,
    • Social problems.,
    • United States -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and indexes.

      StatementLeonard Gordon, with Patricia Atchison Harvey.
      ContributionsHarvey, Patricia Atchison, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHM51 .G638
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 548 p. :
      Number of Pages548
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4564383M
      ISBN 100395253691
      LC Control Number77078577


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