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Field studies in sociology

Viven Marie Palmer

Field studies in sociology

a student"s manual

by Viven Marie Palmer

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Published by The University of Chicago press. in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology -- Study and teaching.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Viven M. Palmer.
    SeriesSocial sciences studies, directed by the Local community research committee of the University of Chicago. no. XII
    ContributionsUniversity of Chicago.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM45 .P3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 281 p.
    Number of Pages281
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14349443M
    LC Control Number29002359

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