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The postmodern turn

new perspectives on social theory

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology -- Philosophy.,
  • Social sciences -- Philosophy.,
  • Postmodernism -- Social aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Steven Seidman.
    ContributionsSeidman, Steven.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM24 .P663 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 312 p. :
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1436507M
    ISBN 10052145235X, 052145879X
    LC Control Number93048758

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