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Social problems in American society.

James M. Henslin

Social problems in American society.

by James M. Henslin

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Published by Holbrook Press in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Social problems,
    • United States -- Social conditions -- 1960-1980

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementEdited by James M. Henslin [and] Larry T. Reynolds.
      ContributionsReynolds, Larry T., joint comp.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN65 .H435
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 416 p.
      Number of Pages416
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5307175M
      LC Control Number72090437

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Social Problems is the official publication of the Society for the Study of Social Problems (SSSP). SSSP is an interdisciplinary community of scholars, practitioners, advocates, and students interested in the application of critical, scientific, and humanistic perspectives to the study of vital social problems.