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Identity, Culture and Globalization (Annals of the International Institute of Sociology, 8)

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Published by Brill Academic Publishers .
Written in English


  • Cultural studies,
  • Globalization,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Sociology,
  • History,
  • Social Science,
  • Architecture,
  • Interior Design - General,
  • Anthropology - Cultural

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Edition Notes

ContributionsEliezer Ben-Rafael (Editor), Yitzhak Sternberg (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages700
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9084606M
ISBN 109004128735
ISBN 109789004128736

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