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Our age of unreason

Alexander, Franz

Our age of unreason

a study of the irrational forces in social life

by Alexander, Franz

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Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social psychology,
  • Twentieth century,
  • Civilization -- History,
  • Psychology

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 342-359.

    Statement[by] Franz Alexander.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination371 p.
    Number of Pages371
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23318436M

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