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Dilemmas and contradictions in social theory

G. Llewellyn Watson

Dilemmas and contradictions in social theory

by G. Llewellyn Watson

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Published by University Press of America in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology.,
  • Frankfurt school of sociology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    StatementG. Llewellyn Watson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM24 .W284 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 192 p. ;
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2392121M
    ISBN 100819166383, 0819166391
    LC Control Number87021570

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