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Power and politics

Robert Smith Thompson

Power and politics

An introduction to American government

by Robert Smith Thompson

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by McGraw-Hill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pluralism (Social sciences),
  • Politics and government,
  • Representative government and representation,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9961459M
    ISBN 100070644632
    ISBN 109780070644632
    OCLC/WorldCa38423769


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