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Predicting sociocultural change

Predicting sociocultural change

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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social change -- Congresses,
  • Social prediction -- Congresses,
  • Ethnology -- Methodology -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSusan Abbott and John van Willigen, editors.
    SeriesSouthern Anthropological Society proceedings ; no. 13, Southern Anthropological Society proceedings ;, no. 13.
    ContributionsAbbott, Susan., Van Willigen, John., Southern Anthropological Society.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN2 .S9243 no. 13, GN358 .S9243 no. 13
    The Physical Object
    Pagination147 p. ;
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4407031M
    ISBN 100820304778, 0820304840
    LC Control Number79010193

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