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Enigmas of identity

Peter Brooks

Enigmas of identity

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Group identity

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPeter Brooks
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM753 .B76 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination226 p. ;
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25131358M
    ISBN 10069115158X
    ISBN 109780691151588
    LC Control Number2011005722
    OCLC/WorldCa702941709

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