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Culture and human behavior. by Sanford Winston

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Published by Ronald Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Sociology,
  • Culture,
  • Psychology, Social

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Edition Notes

SeriesSociology series, ed. by R.D. McKenzie
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 249 p.
Number of Pages249
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16878051M

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