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Cultural analysis

the work of Peter L. Berger, Mary Douglas, Michel Foucault, and Jürgen Habermas
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Routledge & Kegan Paul , Boston, London
Berger, Peter L, Douglas, Mary, 1921-, Foucault, Michel, Habermas, Jürgen, Culture, Social c
StatementRobert Wuthnow ... [et al.].
ContributionsWuthnow, Robert.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHM101 .C86 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 273 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3175394M
ISBN 100710098944, 0710099940
LC Control Number83017781

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