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The poverty of postmodernism

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Postmodernism -- Social aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJohn O"Neill.
    SeriesSocial futures, Routledge social futures series.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM73 .O55 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination205 p. :
    Number of Pages205
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1083585M
    ISBN 100415116864, 0415116872
    LC Control Number94007260


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