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Published by Praeger in New York, NY .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Man -- Influence of environment.,
  • Human ecology.,
  • Social role.,
  • Social evolution.,
  • Social systems.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementedited by John B. Calhoun.
ContributionsCalhoun, JohnB.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHM206
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20942374M
ISBN 100030633370

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