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From the small town to the great community

the social thought of progressive intellectuals

by Jean B. Quandt

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Sociology -- United States -- History,
    • Community

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 223-247.

      Statementby Jean B. Quandt.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHM22.U5 Q3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 260 p.
      Number of Pages260
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4577028M
      ISBN 100813506794
      LC Control Number77138421

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