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Organizational Theory and Inquiry The Paradigm Revolution (SAGE Focus Editions) by Yvonna S. Lincoln

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Written in English


  • Social, group or collective psychology,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Research,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Social Science / Research,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Social Science-Research,
  • Paradigms (Social sciences),
  • Congresses,
  • Organizational sociology

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Number of Pages231
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Open LibraryOL7907958M
ISBN 10080392495X
ISBN 109780803924956

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