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Political Power and Social Theory, Volume 15 (Political Power and Social Theory)

by Diane E. Davis

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Published by JAI Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Sociological Theory,
  • Political Theory,
  • Political Science,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Sociology - General,
  • General,
  • Medical / General,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Social Science : Sociology - General,
  • History & Theory - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9354284M
    ISBN 100762308834
    ISBN 109780762308835

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