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Scale and social organization

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Published by Universitetsforl. in Oslo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social structure,
  • Scaling (Social sciences),
  • Ethnology

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 275-285.

    Statementedited by Fredrik Barth.
    ContributionsBarth, Fredrik, 1928-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN479 .S28
    The Physical Object
    Pagination290 p., [1] leaf ;
    Number of Pages290
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4293151M
    ISBN 108200017079
    LC Control Number78320854

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