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Vital democracy

a theory of democracy in action

by Frank Hendriks

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-233) and index.

StatementFrank Hendriks ; translated by R. Stuve
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJC423 .H46614 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 239 p. :
Number of Pages239
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24422052M
ISBN 10019957278X
ISBN 109780199572786
LC Control Number2009942566
OCLC/WorldCa477256419

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