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Society and population

by David M. Heer

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Population,
  • Demography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid M. Heer.
    SeriesPrentice-Hall foundations of modern sociology series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB851 .H4 1975
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 155 p. :
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5057560M
    ISBN 100138207127, 0138207046
    LC Control Number74020727

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