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Published by Printed by J.H. Brookes] in [Hanley .
Written in English


  • Sociology,
  • Educational sociology

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Edition Notes

SeriesKeele, Eng. University. Inaugural lecture, 1970
LC ClassificationsHM73 F73
The Physical Object
Number of Pages281
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17382089M

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