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Published by Survey Research Centre, London School of Economics & Political Science in London .
Written in English

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Statementby W.A. Belson and V.R. Yule.
SeriesDuplicated reports -- 10
ContributionsBelson, William A. 1921-, Yule, V. R., London School of Economics and Political Science. SurveyResearch Centre.
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Open LibraryOL20010932M

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