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Contemporary social theory

Anthony Elliott

Contemporary social theory

an introduction

by Anthony Elliott

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Published by Routledge in Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology -- Philosophy,
  • Social sciences -- Philosophy,
  • Sociology -- Philosophy -- History -- 20th century,
  • Social sciences -- Philosophy -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAnthony Elliott.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM447 .E55 2009
    The Physical Object
    FormatTrade Paperback
    Paginationp. cm.
    Number of Pages375
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19889930M
    ISBN 109780415386326, 9780415386333
    LC Control Number2008026790

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