Rethinking Social Revolution The Perspective from Middle-Range Societies by Jerome Rousseau

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  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • Sociology - Social Theory,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Anthropology - General

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Number of Pages291
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ISBN 100773531106
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