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Human development in an urban age.

Theron Alexander

Human development in an urban age.

by Theron Alexander

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

    Subjects:
  • Human beings -- Effect of environment on,
  • Personality and culture,
  • Social problems,
  • Psychology, Social,
  • Social behavior,
  • Socialization,
  • Urbanization

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM206 .A42
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 336 p.
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5410081M
    ISBN 100134447867
    LC Control Number73000506

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