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Social theory and social structure toward the codification of theory and research. by Robert King Merton

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Published by Free Press in Glencoe, Ill .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sociology.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 409-412.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsHM66 .M4
The Physical Object
Pagination423 p.
Number of Pages423
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6050907M
LC Control Number49011402
OCLC/WorldCa1157563

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