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role of politics in social change.

Charles E. Merriam

role of politics in social change.

by Charles E. Merriam

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Published by Johnson Reprint in New York .
Written in English


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First pub. 1936.

SeriesReprints in government and political science
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Open LibraryOL14594684M

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