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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Developing countries

Subjects:

  • Democracy.,
  • Political science -- History.,
  • Developing countries -- Politics and government.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliographical footnotes.

Statement[by] Reinhold Niebuhr and Paul E. Sigmund.
ContributionsSigmund, Paul E., joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJC423 .N52
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 192 p.
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5681392M
LC Control Number69012711

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