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Conclusions

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Abstract

In conclusion we shall attempt a broader and more subjective placing of the work of the Institute in its social and intellectual context; this will involve both trying to account for its special characteristics, and evaluating its total contribution to the social sciences.

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Notes

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    Mark Abrams, ‘Social Surveys and Social Action’ (Heinemann, 1951) p. 2Google Scholar
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    William Empson, ‘Some Versions of Pastoral’ (Chatto and Windus, 1935) p. 12.Google Scholar
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    David Riesman, Nathan Glazer and Reuel Denney, ‘The Lonely Crowd’ (Yale University Press, 1950).Google Scholar

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© Jennifer Platt 1971

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of SussexUK

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