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John Stuart Mill - a logical critique ofsociology

John Stuart Mill

John Stuart Mill - a logical critique ofsociology

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Published by Nelson in London .
Written in English

  • Sociology -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

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    Statementedited and with an introductory essay by Ronald Fletcher.
    SeriesThe making of sociology series, Nelson"s university paperbacks
    ContributionsFletcher, Ronald.
    LC ClassificationsHM51
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii,431,(2)p.(2fold) :
    Number of Pages431
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21154602M
    ISBN 100177120827

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