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Contributions to urban sociology

Contributions to urban sociology

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Ernest W. Burgess and Donald J. Bogue.
ContributionsBogue, Donald J., Burgess, Ernest W.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 673p.
Number of Pages673
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16234413M
ISBN 100226080552
OCLC/WorldCa612295410

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