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Published by Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Time -- Sociological aspects.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 238-251) and index.

Statementedited by John Hassard.
ContributionsHassard, John, 1953-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHM208 .S65 1990b
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 255 p. ;
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1962431M
LC Control Number90194198

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