Sociological theory and collective subjectivity

by JoseМЃ MauriМЃcio Domingues

Publisher: Macmillan Press, Publisher: St. Martin"s Press in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 205 Downloads: 508
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Subjects:

  • Sociology -- Methodology.,
  • Subjectivity.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJosé Maurício Domingues.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHM24 .D633 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 205 p. ;
Number of Pages205
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1027527M
ISBN 100333632877, 0312129769
LC Control Number96103064
OCLC/WorldCa33928019

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