1 edition of Contemporary social issues found in the catalog.
Contemporary social issues
by Prof. P.K.B. Nayar Farewell Committee, Dept. of Sociology, University of Kerala in Trivandrum
Written in English
Festschrift honoring Prof. P.K.B. Nayar, b. 1929, Indian sociologist; contributed articles.
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited by Jacob John Kattakayam.|
|Contributions||Kattakayam, John., Nayar, P. K. B., 1929-|
|LC Classifications||HN687 .C67 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 251 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||251|
|LC Control Number||94900290|
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