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Political life and social change

Charles F. Andrain

Political life and social change

an introduction to political science

by Charles F. Andrain

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Published by Wadsworth Pub Co. in Belmont, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science,
  • Comparative government,
  • Social change

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 281-290.

    Statement[by] Charles F. Andrain.
    SeriesWadsworth series in politics
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJA66 .A53
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 306 p.
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4456652M
    LC Control Number79119492

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