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Evolution and society

J. W. Burrow

Evolution and society

a study in Victorian social theory

by J. W. Burrow

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Published by Cambridge U.P in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial sociology

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J. W. Burrow.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM106
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv,294p. ;
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21493422M
    ISBN 100521096006

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