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Stability and social change.

Barber, Bernard.

Stability and social change.

by Barber, Bernard.

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social stability,
  • Social change

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by Bernard Barber [and] Alex Inkeles.
    ContributionsInkeles, Alex, 1920-, Parsons, Talcott, 1902-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 451 p.
    Number of Pages451
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23744092M

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