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The social system by Talcott Parsons

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Published by Free Press of Glencoe in New York] .
Written in English


  • Sociology

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SeriesA Free Press paperback, Free Press paperback
LC ClassificationsHM51
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 575 p.
Number of Pages575
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26982025M
LC Control Number64057211

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