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Published by Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English


  • Consumers -- United States.,
  • Installment plan -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Statementprincipal investigators, Gary Hendricks, Kenwood C. Youmans.
SeriesICPSR -- 7497., ICPSR study -- 7497.
ContributionsYoumans, Kenwood C.
The Physical Object
Pagination471 p. ;
Number of Pages471
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16596672M

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