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Dictionary of sociology [and related sciences]

Henry Pratt Fairchild

Dictionary of sociology [and related sciences]

by Henry Pratt Fairchild

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Published by Littlefield, Adams in Ames, Iowa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology -- Dictionaries,
  • English language -- Terms and phrases.

  • Edition Notes

    On cover: Your college course at a glance.

    SeriesThe New students outline series -- 120
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM17 F3 1959
    The Physical Object
    Pagination341 p.
    Number of Pages341
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14651457M

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