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Edgework

The Sociology of Risk-Taking

by Stephen Lyng

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7496490M
ISBN 100415932173
ISBN 109780415932172

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