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Published by American Council of Learned Societies, c1990 in New York, N.Y .

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  • Humanities -- United States -- Congresses,
  • Learning and scholarship -- United States -- Congresses

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SeriesACLS occasional paper -- no. 11, ACLS occasional paper -- no. 11
ContributionsQuay, James, Veninga, James F. 1944-, Sokal, Michael M. 1945-, American Council of Learned Societies, Federation of State Humanities Councils
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Pagination47 p. ;
Number of Pages47
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Open LibraryOL14645235M

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