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Contested knowledge

social theory in the postmodern era

by Steven Seidman

  • 220 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Blackwell in Oxford [England], Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology -- Methodology.,
  • Postmodernism -- Social aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [328]-350) and index.

    StatementSteven Seidman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM24 .S382 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 361 p. ;
    Number of Pages361
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1430672M
    ISBN 101557865078, 1557865086
    LC Control Number93042087

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