social anthropology of Israel

a bibliographical essay with primary reference to loci of social stress by Don Handelman

Publisher: Tel Aviv University, Institute for Social Researh, Dept. of Sociology & Anthropology in Tel Aviv

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  • Israel -- Social conditions.,
  • Israel -- Social life and customs.,
  • Israel -- Social conditions -- Bibliography.

Edition Notes

StatementDon Handelman and Shlomo Deshen.
ContributionsDeshen, Shlomo A ,
The Physical Object
Pagination58 p. ;
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22336487M

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