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Thinking about politics

Paul F. DeLespinasse

Thinking about politics

American government in associational perspective

by Paul F. DeLespinasse

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Published by Van Nostrand in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementPaul F. deLespinasse.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK274 .D392
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 517 p. :
      Number of Pages517
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4118211M
      ISBN 100442254091
      LC Control Number80051931
      OCLC/WorldCa7835712

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