Modern society an introduction to social science by John Berry Biesanz

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .

Written in English

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  • Sociology,
  • United States -- Social conditions

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

Book details

Statement[by] John Biesanz and Mavis Biesanz. Contributing authors: Henry Bush [and others]
SeriesPrentice-Hall sociology series
ContributionsBiesanz, Mavis Hiltunen, joint author.
LC ClassificationsHM51 .B48 1959
The Physical Object
Pagination740 p.
Number of Pages740
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6270243M
LC Control Number59007065

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