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Includes bibliographical references (p. -196) and index.
|Series||Contributions in sociology -- no. 129|
|LC Classifications||PN1993.5.I8 D47 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 212 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||212|
|LC Control Number||99046152|
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