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The state in contemporary society

an introduction

by J. J. Schwarzmantel

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Harvester Wheatsheaf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • State, The -- 20th century -- Philosophy,
  • Political science,
  • Comparative government

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Schwarzmantel
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 238 p. ;
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18005021M
    ISBN 100745015379
    LC Control Number94068834

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