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Nomads of the present

Alberto Melucci

Nomads of the present

social movements and individual needs in contemporary society

by Alberto Melucci

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Published by Hutchinson Radius in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social movements.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlberto Melucci ; edited by John Keane and Paul Mier.
    ContributionsKeane, John, 1949-, Mier, Paul.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv,288p. :
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20987291M
    ISBN 100091729165, 009172872X

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