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The early sociology of culture

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Culture.,
  • Historical sociology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Kenneth Thompson.
    ContributionsThompson, Kenneth, 1937-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM621 .E375 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3564796M
    ISBN 100415279747
    LC Control Number2002035839

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