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American Society And Politics

Institutional, Historical, and Theoretical Perspectives

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Published by Mcgraw-Hill College .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsTheda Skocpol (Editor), John L. Campbell (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages544
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7296828M
ISBN 100070579156
ISBN 109780070579156

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