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No such thing as society?

individualism and community

by J. E. Kingdom

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Open University Press in Buckingham, Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Individualism.,
  • Collectivism.,
  • Community.,
  • Citizenship.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [119]-124) and index.

    StatementJohn Kingdom.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC571 .K53 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 134 p. ;
    Number of Pages134
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1564524M
    ISBN 100335097278, 033509726X
    LC Control Number91046208

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