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dictionary of American social reform.

Louis Filler

dictionary of American social reform.

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Published by Philosophical Library in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social sciences -- Dictionaries.,
  • Social problems -- Dictionaries.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsH41 .F5 1963
    The Physical Object
    Pagination854 p.
    Number of Pages854
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5852316M
    LC Control Number62012824

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Collecting anthropology, sociology, political science, economics, human geography, cultural studies, and Marxism in one volume, the Dictionary presents concise. Reform consists of changes and improvements to a law, social system, or institution. A reform is an instance of such a change or improvement.

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