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Social construction in context

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Published by SAGE in London, Thousand Oaks, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social perception.,
  • Subjectivity.,
  • Cultural relativism.,
  • Construction (Philosophy),
  • Social sciences -- Philosophy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKenneth J. Gergen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM1041 .G47 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 223 p. ;
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3964821M
    ISBN 100761965459, 0761965440
    LC Control Number2001269609
    OCLC/WorldCa45736435


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