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Introduction to mathematical sociology

Phillip Bonacich

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Published
**2012** by Princeton University Press in Princeton .

Written in English

- Mathematical sociology

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statement | Phillip Bonacich and Philip Lu |

Contributions | Lu, Philip, 1982- |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | HM529 .B66 2012 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | p. cm. |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL25067353M |

ISBN 10 | 9780691145495 |

LC Control Number | 2011041621 |

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