Social class and social change in Puerto Rico
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Published by Bobbs-Merrill in Indianapolis .
Written in English



  • Puerto Rico,
  • Puerto Rico.


  • Social classes -- Puerto Rico,
  • Puerto Rico -- Social conditions -- 1952-

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Melvin M. Tumin with Arnold S. Feldman.
SeriesA Social Science Research Center study
ContributionsFeldman, Arnold S., joint author.
LC ClassificationsHN240.Z9 S67 1971
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 549 p.
Number of Pages549
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5704155M
LC Control Number70145756

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