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consumer movement

Helen Laura Sorenson

consumer movement

what it is and what it means

by Helen Laura Sorenson

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Published by Harper & Brothers in New York, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Consumers" leagues.,
    • Consumption (Economics),
    • Cooperative societies -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby Helen Sorenson ; publication of the Institute for Consumer Education, Stephens College, Columbia, Missouri.
      ContributionsInstitute for Consumer Education, Stephens College, Columbia, Mo.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6957.U6 S6
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 245 p. ;
      Number of Pages245
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6429592M
      LC Control Number41051728
      OCLC/WorldCa1865066

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