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The political theory reader

by Paul Schumaker

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Published by Wiley-Blackwell in Chichester, West Sussex, Malden, MA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by Paul Schumaker
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJA71 .P63325 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 352 p. :
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24449093M
ISBN 101405189975, 1405189967
ISBN 109781405189972, 9781405189965
LC Control Number2009052090
OCLC/WorldCa495475355

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