Includes bibliographical references.
|Series||International humanistic studies & social sciences monograph series|
|LC Classifications||H62.5.C22 M38|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||14, 180 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||180|
|LC Control Number||75906746|
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