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Published by Mouton in Paris .
Written in English


  • Social classes.,
  • Occupational mobility.,
  • Social mobility.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Walter Müller and Karl Ulrich Mayer.
SeriesPublications of the International Social Science Council, 16
ContributionsMayer, Karl Ulrich, joint author.
LC ClassificationsHT675 .M84
The Physical Object
Pagination390 p.
Number of Pages390
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5085778M
LC Control Number74156970

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