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Engaging the Past

The Uses of History Across the Social Sciences

by Eric H. Monkkonen

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Duke University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social research & statistics,
  • General,
  • Anthropology/Ethnography,
  • cloth,
  • Historiography,
  • Social Sciences Research,
  • Sociology,
  • Research,
  • Social sciences,
  • History: American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11422175M
    ISBN 100822314312
    ISBN 109780822314318


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