The sociology of the absurd, or, The application of Professor X

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Thames and Hudson , London
Sociology -- Humor., Ethnicity -- Humor., Equality -- H
Other titlesApplication of Professor X
Statementannotated with an introduction and postscript by Daniel J. Boorstin.
ContributionsDaniel J. Boorstin Collection (Library of Congress)
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LC ClassificationsHM24 .B615 1970b
The Physical Object
Pagination94 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL867917M
ISBN 10050053005X
LC Control Number95152499
OCLC/WorldCa30285818

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Broadbent, Robert S. (): “Notes on the Sociology of the Absurd: ‘An Undersocialized Conception of Man’”. Author(s): Boorstin,Daniel J,; Professor X. Title(s): The sociology of the absurd; or, The application of Professor X.

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Daniel J. Boorstin is also the author of the following books: America and the Image of Europe:Reflections on American Thought (), The Image: A Guide to Pseudo-events in America (), The Decline of Radicalism: Reflections of America Today (), The Sociology of the Absurd: Or, the Application of Professor X (), The Exploring Spirit.

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