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The paradoxes of democracy

Kermit Eby

The paradoxes of democracy

by Kermit Eby

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Published by Association Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Democracy.,
    • United States -- Social policy.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Kermit Eby and June Greenlief.
      SeriesA Haddam House book
      ContributionsGreenlief, June, 1928- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJC423 .E2
      The Physical Object
      Pagination219 p.
      Number of Pages219
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6198060M
      LC Control Number56006452
      OCLC/WorldCa2843776

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