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The Privileged Ape Cultural Capital in the Making of Man (Frontiers of Thought) by J. Cohen

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Published by Parthenon Publishing Group .
Written in English


  • Anthropology,
  • Biology, Life Sciences,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages266
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8968563M
ISBN 10185070144X
ISBN 109781850701446

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