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Making sense of America

sociological analyses and essays

by Gans, Herbert J.

  • 374 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Rowman & Littlefield in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Minorities -- United States.,
    • Sociology -- United States.,
    • United States -- Social conditions -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementHerbert J. Gans.
      SeriesLegacies of social thought
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN57 .G23 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 361 p. ;
      Number of Pages361
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL375014M
      ISBN 100847690407, 0847690415
      LC Control Number98036860

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