|Statement||Keith Kelsall, Helen M. Kelsall, Lynne Chisholm.|
|Series||Aspects of modern sociology.|
|Contributions||Kelsall, Helen M., Chisholm, Lynne.|
|LC Classifications||HT609 .K38 1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 194 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||194|
|LC Control Number||83018797|
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