Humanity and modern sociological thought
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Published by Holt, Rinehart, and Winston in New York .
Written in English


  • Sociology -- History.

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Edition Notes

Second ed. published in 1976 under title: Humanity and modern social thought.

Statement[by] R. P. Cuzzort.
LC ClassificationsHM19 .C84
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 350 p.
Number of Pages350
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5683051M
ISBN 100030814799
LC Control Number69014522

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