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Methodological issues in the study of household allocative systems

Heather Laurie

Methodological issues in the study of household allocative systems

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Published by ESRC Research Centre on Micro-social Change in Colchester .
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StatementHeather Laurie.
SeriesWorking papers of the ESRC Research Centre on Micro-social Change -- paper no.5
ContributionsESRC Research Centre on Micro-social Change.
The Physical Object
Pagination27, 1p.
Number of Pages27
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Open LibraryOL21752041M
ISBN 101873733046
OCLC/WorldCa28111454

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