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Beasts of Suburbia

Beasts of Suburbia

Reinterpreting Cultures in Australian Suburbs

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Melbourne University .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Suburban Sociology,
  • Culture,
  • History: World,
  • Australia,
  • Suburban homes,
  • Social aspects,
  • Suburban life,
  • Suburbs

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsChris Healy (Editor), Sarah Ferber (Editor), Chris McAuliffe (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7768231M
    ISBN 100522845495
    ISBN 109780522845495

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