1 edition of Social conditions of engineers and economists found in the catalog.
Social conditions of engineers and economists
by Karl Marx University of Economic Sciences, Dept. of Sociology in Budapest
Written in English
|Statement||Ildikó Hrubos, ed. ; translated by Julia Mészáros.|
|Series||Sociological working papers ;, v. 3 [i.e. 4], Sociological working papers ;, no. 4.|
|LC Classifications||HB102.A2 S63 1987|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||286 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||286|
|LC Control Number||88207175|
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