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The Social ecology of change

from equilibrium to development
  • 296 Pages
  • 4.79 MB
  • English

Sage Publications , Beverly Hills, Calif
Social ecology -- Congresses, Urban ecology -- Congresses, Social prediction -- Congresses, Social change -- Congr
Statementedited by Zdravko Mlinar and Henry Teune.
SeriesSage studies in international sociology ;15
ContributionsMlinar, Zdravko., Teune, Henry.
LC ClassificationsHM13 .S5
The Physical Object
Pagination296 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4571083M
ISBN 100803998864, 0803998872
LC Control Number77090849

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