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Stratification an essay on class and inequality by R. Keith Kelsall

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Published by Longman in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Social classes.,
  • Equality.,
  • Social mobility.

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Edition Notes

StatementKeith Kelsall, Helen M. Kelsall, Lynne Chisholm.
SeriesAspects of modern sociology.
ContributionsKelsall, Helen M., Chisholm, Lynne.
LC ClassificationsHT609 .K38 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 194 p. ;
Number of Pages194
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3176377M
ISBN 100582295637
LC Control Number83018797

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