1 edition of Sociological studies of an occupation found in the catalog.
Sociological studies of an occupation
by Murray and Dorothy Leiffer Bureau of Social and Religious Research, Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary in Evanston, Ill
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 64-68.
|Statement||[by] Rockwell C. Smith [and others.|
|Contributions||Smith, Rockwell C. 1908-|
|LC Classifications||BV660.2 .S627|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||68|
|LC Control Number||74170965|
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