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Published by Croom Helm, St. Martin"s Press in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Social role.,
  • Individualism.,
  • Self-perception.,
  • Personality and culture.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Statementedited by S.I. Benn and G.F. Gaus.
ContributionsBenn, S. I., Gaus, Gerald F.
LC ClassificationsHM291 .P84 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 412 p. ;
Number of Pages412
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3167509M
ISBN 100709906684, 0312653573
LC Control Number83009539

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